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Shelter Manager 

Job Title: Shelter Manager Location: Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (KRI), with occasional travel to KRI areas Type of Contract: Full time - 40 hours per week, plus on-call responsibilities Length of Contract: 12 Months    About SEED Foundation: SEED Foundation (SEED) is a registered charity organization in Erbil, Kurdistan Region of Iraq, whose mission is [...]

Shelter Manager 2019-07-30T09:03:41+00:00

They Were Children When They Were Kidnapped By ISIS and Forced to Fight. What Happens Now That They’re Home?

Source: Time Magazine / Author: Kimberly Dozier / Date: May 23, 2019 This story was produced in partnership with the Pulitzer Center. Raised in northern Iraq’s small Yezidi religious minority, S. was 9 years old when the so-called Islamic State killed his father and brother, kidnapped him and turned him into a child soldier. He [...]

They Were Children When They Were Kidnapped By ISIS and Forced to Fight. What Happens Now That They’re Home?2019-05-26T08:24:09+00:00

Interview on Human Trafficking

Watch an interview on SEED's new report Human Trafficking in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq with president, Sherri Kraham Talabany on Babylon FM's Breakfast Club.

Interview on Human Trafficking2019-05-26T08:21:40+00:00

Teaching Megadeth in Iraq

Source: The Rolling Stone Magazine / Author: ANDREA MARKS / Date: April 11, 2019 Portland guitarist and Widespread Panic writer Jerry Joseph started Nomad Music Foundation, a nonprofit that brings guitars and music classes to kids in conflict zones Guitar lessons aren’t exactly a top priority in places like Northern Iraq, where thousands of Kurds and [...]

Teaching Megadeth in Iraq2019-05-26T08:26:26+00:00

Fleeing a Life of Captivity

Vikram* left India with the promise of a good job in Kurdistan so that he could support his family; he had worked abroad before and was eager to apply his skills as an engineer in this new context. He worked six days per week for 12 hours a day - it was hard work, but [...]

Fleeing a Life of Captivity2019-06-30T08:51:47+00:00

SEED’s Report on Trafficking in Persons in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq

SEED, with the help of the United States Government, the KRG, and NGOS, has been working to combat Trafficking in Persons (TIP) in Kurdistan since 2016. TIP is a form of modern-day slavery where people are exploited for the profit of others. The global slavery index for 2018 estimates that there are over 40 million [...]

SEED’s Report on Trafficking in Persons in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq2019-06-30T08:52:18+00:00

Shelter Manager

Job Title: Shelter Manager Location: Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (KRI), with occasional travel to KRI areas Type of Contract: Full time - 40 hours per week, plus on-call responsibilities Length of Contract: 12 Months Date Posted: 14 April, 2019 About SEED Foundation: SEED Foundation (SEED) is a registered charity organization in Erbil, Kurdistan Region of [...]

Shelter Manager2019-04-15T13:49:04+00:00

MHPSS Instructor

Job Title: MHPSS Instructor Location: Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (KRI), with frequent travel to other areas in the KRI and Iraq Type of position: Employment contract, Full time. Length of Contract: One Year with possibility to renew based on availability of funding and performance    About SEED Foundation: SEED Foundation (SEED) is a registered charity [...]

MHPSS Instructor2019-04-11T07:59:31+00:00

“Once you find the rhythm, you can dance to it; you can sing to it,” Jerry Joseph

On March 26th, SEED Foundation in collaboration with its partners Jerry Joseph and Nomad Music hosted the first day of guitar lessons for the youth living in Dohuk.  Jerry Joseph is an American musician and songwriter, he has played his music around the globe in places such as Ireland, England, and France. Joseph and Nomad [...]

“Once you find the rhythm, you can dance to it; you can sing to it,” Jerry Joseph2019-04-03T09:21:34+00:00

Program Director

Job Title: Program Director Location: Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (KRI), with frequent travel to program sites inDohuk and Suleimaniya Type of position: Employment contract, Full time. Length of Contract: One Year with possibility to renew based on availability of funding and performance. Compensation and Benefits: This is a competitive salary and benefits and includes relocation [...]

Program Director2019-03-12T14:05:18+00:00