SPECIAL REPORT: Out in the Cold
KOWERGOSK, IRAQ: Kowergosk refugee camp near the city of Erbil in the semi-autonomous region of Iraqi Kurdistan. Syrian refugees in Iraqi Kurdistan face an uncertain situation as winter draws closer.
EPIC works to build community and civic awareness among young people. By instilling a sense of wonder about nature, we hope to promote increased civic responsibility in protecting Iraq’s natural splendor, a sense of unity that transcends ethnic or religious lines, as well as provide a diversion from the narrative of violence and conflict. Read more
By conducting projects in the field, EPIC has remained a leader in Iraqi youth empowerment research. Read more
By building awareness of critical needs within Iraq, EPIC strives to maintain the support necessary for meaningful, successful programming, engage with individuals and groups who share our vision of a peaceful Iraq, and advance policies that provide development and humanitarian relief. Read more