Seeking Solidarity

A Story of Christian Preservation in Iraq

Look for the missing people

“now we have no information
about their fate.”

HELPING SURVIVORS OF ISIS CONFLICT IN IRAQ

REALIZE THEIR RIGHT TO REPARATIONS

"WE DEMAND

THE IMPLEMENTATION
OF THE YAZID SURVIVOR’S LAW
SOONER NOT LATER.”

Coalition for Just Reparations (C4JR)

Coalition for Just Reparations (C4JR) is an alliance of Iraqi NGOs calling for comprehensive reparations for survivors of atrocity crimes perpetrated during the ISIL conflict in Iraq. C4JR seeks to provide a collaborative and safe space where grievances of survivors belonging to all affected groups (Yazidi, Turkmen, Shabak, Kakai, Christians, Shia, Sunnis, and others) will be adequately addressed. C4JR also strives to make available access to good practices, refer to international standards, and learn from the mistakes and successes of other post-conflict initiatives.

Justice Long Overdue for ISIL Survivors

Justice Long Overdue for ISIL Survivors

Position Paper on a survivor-centered ISIL Accountability Mechanism in Iraq Eight years ago, on August 15, 2014, militants of the so-called Islamic State in Syria and the Levant (ISIL) also known as Da’esh, either killed or enslaved more than 1,250 inhabitants of the...

ISIS Survivors NEED YOUR HELP

With your help, C4JR is helping survivors of the ISIS conflict in Iraq

Lalish Meets Halabja - Poster

Seeking Solidarity: A Story of Christian Preservation in Iraq

ISIL sought to erase the presence of religious minorities from the region, demolishing Iraq’s historical and religious sites. Despite harassment, intimidation and the illegal seizure of property that continues to be reported by the Christians, they are determined to remain in their ancestral homeland.

Jiyan Foundation for Human Rights
The Jiyan Foundation for Human Rights is one of the members of C4JR, which is a non-governmental human rights organization based in Kurdistan, Iraq and Germany. Since 2005, the Jiyan Foundation has been providing support to survivors of human rights abuses in Kurdistan and Iraq. 

Lalish Meets Halabja - Poster

Lalish Meets Halabja
Iraq is a country with a richly diverse cultural history and conflict. Female Yazidi Survivors and members of the Coalition for Just Reparations – C4JR Survivors Council meet with survivors of the Halabja chemical attacks to express solidarity and learn about each other’s comparable histories as survivors of genocide.

Eyzidi Organization for Documentation
is one of the members of C4JR. The organization is a civil independent organization that provides services to all citizens without discrimination and seeks to create community awareness of the concepts of human rights through the definition of those concepts and to address all cases of violations by documenting all violations cases.