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WHAT IS QANDIL?
QANDIL is a not-for-profit, non-governmental, non-political, and non-religious humanitarian aid organization that was founded in 1991 in Stockholm, Sweden.
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QANDIL, as part of a joint project with UNHCR, invites interested professionals to submit their bid/tender for Restoring/Extending the existing Water Network for Makhmour Refugee Camp – Erbil Governorate. The company that will win the tender will pay all the expenses for this announcement. Submission Date and Time: 07th June 2016, 11:00 AM. Opening date and time: 07th June 2016 11:30 AM Tendering Fee: 25$ Address: Qandil Country Management Office, English Village, house no 366. Erbil, Kurdistan-Iraq. The Tender … read more
On the 26th of April 2016, QANDIL had the pleasure to meet Mr. Amin Awad, the Director of UNHCR for the Middle East and North Africa Bureau and Regional Refugee Coordinator on Syria Situation. Mr. Awad’s notable service with the UNHCR spans more than 2 decades and includes service in the Middle East, Asia, Africa, the former Soviet Union, the former Yugoslavia and UNHCR’s Headquarters in Geneva and is currently responsible for the coordination of the approach to the refugee … read more
QANDIL is pleased to introduce its new Country Director, Mr. Lawk Salah Ahmad, who started his new position on 8 March 2016. Mr. Lawk has 25 years of experience in the public and private humanitarian sectors. He has worked with the United Nations Coordination Unit in Iraq, and the USAID local government projects as senior adviser, as well as with American and British departments in UK and Iraq, in the fields of management, capacity building and communications. In his new … read more