Reference : V-P-IQ-E-00859
Date : 22/07/2010
Country/Region : IRAQ
Caption : Erbil Governorate, Erbil town. Beneficiary of an ICRC micro economic initiative.
Photographer : GREUB, Michael
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : Radiya lost her husband during the last war. She has to support two of her own underage children in addition to three underage children of her oldest son who died as well. She has also to sustain her three grown up daughters who are not married and without employment. The Iraqi Health Aid organization forwarded the project to ICRC, that started in June 2009. Radiya is selling Kubbeh, some local dish that is eaten by Iraqis for breakfast.

Female-headed household.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 3876x2907
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour