JHK is a volunteer-run NGO dedicated to helping victims of disaster, war, persecution and genocide in the Kurdistan Region.

Who we are

Joint help for Kurdistan (JHK) is a not-for-profit organisation founded in 2014 by Kurdish-Swedish doctors and humanitarians. We are registered in Sweden, US and in Kurdistan. Read more about JHK here.

What we do

Our work and activities include emergency relief, healthcare, education, women’s empowerment, civil society support and rehabilitation for genocide survivors. Read more about our projects here.

News

Nemam Ghafouri 1968-2021

We are deeply saddened to announce that JHK’s founder, our dear friend Dr Nemam Ghafouri, passed away yesterday from complications due to coronavirus. She died

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Please support our work

We are a volunteer-run organization funded entirely by private donations.

 If you believe in our mission to help displaced people and genocide survivors build a stronger future for themselves, please join us and support our work by becoming a volunteer,  advocate, or donor. 

Click the link below to find out how you can help. All amounts are deeply appreciated. Thank you!