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Program Director 

Position: Program Director Location: Erbil, Kurdistan Region Iraq (KRI), with frequent travel to program sites in Dohuk and Suleimaniya Type of position: Employment contract, Full time. Length of Contract: One Year but renewable Compensation and Benefits: This is a competitive salary and benefits and includes relocation expenses and housing allowance.   About SEED Foundation: SEED Foundation (SEED) [...]

Program Director  2018-01-16T08:03:59+00:00

Human Resources (HR) Officer

Position: Human Resources (HR) Officer Location: Erbil, Kurdistan Region Iraq (KRI)  Type of position: Employment contract, full time Length of Contract: One year Date Posted: 15 January, 2018 Start Date: ASAP   About SEED Foundation: SEED Foundation (SEED) is a registered charity organization in Erbil, Kurdistan Region of Iraq, whose mission is to promote the Kurdistan Region’s [...]

Human Resources (HR) Officer 2018-01-16T08:01:21+00:00

Shift traditional way of teaching to an interactive one

When learning is interactive, it gives the learners the opportunity to think about the information in a new way and practically apply it to their lives. At universities throughout the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, we often see that classes are taught in a traditional way using lecture as the primary teaching mechanism, leaving little room [...]

Shift traditional way of teaching to an interactive one 2018-01-10T08:11:58+00:00

Education in Clinical Psychology in Kurdistan

Interview with Dr. Azad Ali, ­ Head of the Department of Clinical Psychology at Koya University. The Kurdistan Region of Iraq has known a long history of violence and persecution, with decades of war, oppression, genocide, and dictatorship. Trauma is passed over from generation to generation and talking about mental health issues is still taboo. [...]

Education in Clinical Psychology in Kurdistan 2017-12-27T20:43:52+00:00

How can we help a nation heal?

By Ann Knapp, STARS Program Director. It’s said that time heals all wounds, but that isn’t the reality for many who’ve experienced unspeakable trauma. Men, women, and children who’ve been impacted by the horrors of ISIS; individuals who have endured violence on the basis of their gender; whole communities that have suffered decades of conflict [...]

How can we help a nation heal? 2017-12-20T08:14:14+00:00

MHPSS Program Manager

Position: MHPSS Program Manager Location: Dohuk, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (KRI), with frequent travel to project sites across KRI Type of position: Employment contract, full time Length of Contract: Twelve months Date Posted: December 19, 2017 Start Date: ASAP     About SEED Foundation: SEED Foundation (SEED) is a registered charity organization in Erbil, Kurdistan Region of Iraq [...]

MHPSS Program Manager 2017-12-19T07:04:40+00:00

Social Work Advisor

Position: Social Work Advisor Location: Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (KRI), with frequent travel to project sites across KRI Type of position: Employment contract, full time Length of Contract: Twelve months Date Posted: December 19, 2017 Start Date:  ASAP     About SEED Foundation: SEED Foundation (SEED) is a registered charity organization in Erbil, Kurdistan Region [...]

Social Work Advisor 2017-12-19T07:05:38+00:00

MHPSS Director

Position: Mental Health and Psychosocial Support Services (MHPSS) Director Location: Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (KRI), with frequent travel to project sites across KRI Type of position: Employment contract, full time Length of Contract: Twelve months Date Posted: December 19, 2017 Start Date: ASAP   About SEED Foundation: SEED Foundation (SEED) is a registered charity organization in [...]

MHPSS Director 2017-12-19T07:06:50+00:00

24 students graduate from the PSS Training Program

The Center for Mental Health and Psychosocial Support Services (MHPSS) at Koya University graduated its first 24 students from the Psychosocial Support Services (PSS) Training Program on Sunday, November 19th at Koya University. The Graduation Day included a morning of learning where we brought students and supervisors together in focus groups to learn more about [...]

24 students graduate from the PSS Training Program 2017-11-23T11:09:47+00:00

SEED’s Co-Founder and Vice President speaker at TEDxNishtimanWomen

SEED’s Co-Founder and Vice President Tanya Gilly-Khailany, was one of the eight speakers during TEDxNishtimanWomen on November 3rd in Saad Abdullah Hall in Erbil, Kurdistan. Tanya’s speech was about the importance of women’s participation in building peace. “Women’s priorities tend to be different than those of men, Women experience war and peace differently, and women [...]

SEED’s Co-Founder and Vice President speaker at TEDxNishtimanWomen 2017-11-08T08:38:40+00:00