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Seven-Year Commemoration of the Yezidi Genocide

© 2021 Free Yezidi Foundation

FYF Statement: Seven-Year Commemoration of the Yezidi Genocide 3 August 2021

Every year on August 3rd the Yezidi community mourns those we have lost, remembers those who are missing, and seeks solutions for a brighter future. The Free Yezidi Foundation highlights the following issues this year in consideration of community-wide recovery and growth. These topics should be addressed as Yezidi, Iraqi, and international stakeholders consider the well-being and the next steps for our vulnerable community. Cosmetic solutions will not resolve long-standing challenges facing our people. Serious action is required if Yezidi families are to live safely in Iraq. This year FYF is highlighting the following six subjects: - Bring back Our Women and Girls! - Just Implementation of the Sinjar Agreement - Equal Opportunity for Yezidis - The Yezidi Survivors' Law - Better Conditions for IDPs - Justice & Accountability You can access our full statement by clicking here. Finally, a reminder that you can still register to join FYF's 2-3 August virtual commemoration event. Registration is below and panel details are available on the FYF website.

Thank you for your solidarity with the Yezidi community.


Pari Ibrahim

Executive Director

Free Yezidi Foundation

© 2021 Free Yezidi Foundation


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