Mosul Zoo

February 7th, 2017

KOARP and Robin Hood on way to rescues Mosul Zoo:
exactly on 2 February  2017 at minute that KOARP received an email from some volunteers inside Mosul about situation of Mosul Zoo directly KOARP contacted many Animal Organizations and Agency to help , donate and find a way to rescue the animals inside the Zoo, successfully the Robin Hood Organization donate 1000000 Iraqi D to buy food and delivery to Musol Zoo,  and directly KOARP tried to find a way to transfer the food.






































Indeed on 4 February we able to sent a first part of Food to the Zoo after many difficulties and now the animals in good situation , the second part of food will be send next week and in future we will following up all what they needs.

our plan in future clean the zoo and temporary transfer to other place until Mosul become more secure.
Many thanks to volunteers  from Mosul eye whose informed KOARP.

Many thanks to Robin Hood Organization for donations

Mano on the way to Kenya:

November 30th, 2016










From 2013 exactly from 2 October 2013 until yesterday 28 November 2016 (4 year and 54 days) Kurdistan Organization for Animal Rights Protection worked seriously to return back MANO ( a 4 years male old chimpanzee) to her habitat,species,nature, family, brothers, sister, finally mano on the way today 29 November 2016 from Erbil airport to Kenya, Sweet waters Sanctuary…/sweetwaters-chimpanze…/
KOARP during all this period negotiated with many sides, organization, sanctuary, animal activists and governments.
many thanks to all specially Animal Lebanon and Duhok Zoo administration.




Rescue abused, neglected and abandoned animals, promote adoption, treatment and vaccination.

October 22nd, 2016

Daily KOARP rescues abused, neglected and abandoned stray animals (dogs,cat sand donkey) and giving them medicine and vaccine if they needs and supply them food and water they try to find him a new home and adoption for ever.



































World Animal day 2016 in Kurdistan Region/Iraq

October 9th, 2016

On 4 October 2016 KOARP celebrated WAD 2016 in Duhok province with different activities included below:

  • Distribution of 50 copies of children story ((Zanglk Small kitten)) which translated by Dr.Sulaiman T. Saed to a grope of student in Pairaw Primary school.
  •  Interview of Dr. Sulaiman with Many media, journalist like Speda Channel on 4 October at 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM the interview was about World Animal Day, WAD Ambassadors around the world, role of ambassador, KOARP activities, Hunting and extinction of wild animal in Kurdistan, Education and awareness of people specially Children in School to tack care, love, protect and adoption animal specially stray animals, role of government to approve animal rights and welfare.
  • Interview of Dr. Sulaiman with Iraqi Voice Radio Channel on 4 October at 1:00 PM to 1:30 PM the interview was about the occasion of World Animal Day under name of (( Call of Help)) to KRG and Iraqi Government to stop work with Stray dogs Kill control law number 48) and looking for scientific ways control called Spay and neuters (sterilization) and building shelters in each province in all over Iraq.
  • Interview of Dr. Sulaiman with Duhok Local TV. Channel on 5 October at 08:30 PM to 09:30 PM the interview was about the occasion of World Animal Day under name of ((World Animal Day and education and Awareness Citizen)) Dr Sulaiman mentioned the importance of education of children specially throw educational plan of Ministry of education, high education, religion man’s throw mosque and church, Media, Civil NGOs and others ways.
  • Interview of Dr. Sulaiman with Sulav Local Radio Channel on 5 October at 10:00 AM to 10:15 PM the interview was about the occasion of World Animal Day under name of ((stop hunting wild life)) Dr.sulaiman mentioned the environment balance and importance of wild animals in this equation and role of government to protect wild animal throw increase awareness, monitoring teams of environment protecting police and punish the Criminals.
  • Nomination the best animal breeder of 2016 in Kurdistan region whose rescues, save, treatment and adopted a stray dog in very bad condition.
  • Nomination Mr. Nyhad Sadulla a best writer who’s printed more than 100 books and published most of them on animals.
  • Nomination partridge as an animal year2017 in Kurdistan for education and awareness people to stop hunting and extinction.


World Rabies Day Celebration 2016 in Kurdistan Region:

September 28th, 2016











on 28 September KOARP, Veterinary directorate and General Health directorate/directorate of Prevention, in Vet. conference hall celebrated the WRD, Dr.Dyar T.from Vet.directorate president a presentation about rule of government to control the disease, Dr.Sagvan H. from Heath Directorate presented a presentation about Rabies disease and Dr.Sulaiman T. from KOARP presented a presentation about legislation, identification,spay and neuter, vaccination and adoption of stray animals(doggies and cats) and Education and awareness of citizen .
many people from all sectors of government attended the celebration day like mayoralty, municipality, police and district and sub district representative and administration.
all Kurdish Media channel cover the celebration like Rudaw, Badinansat, duhok TV and redio, War , Rega and others.


KOARP Participated Holiday Training Course Ending Celebration of Zewa Children Center:

September 7th, 2016





















On 1 September 2016 KOARP the celebration of Zewa Children Center on the occasion of Holiday Training Course Ending , more then 150 children participated the course for 60 days, KOARP had good chance to give the childern many seminars about animal welfare, animal kingdom, zoonotic disease between human and animals, zoo and wild life.












Environment session In Duhok Province :

August 27th, 2016











On 17 August 2016 at Duhok Environment directorate and in the presence of Mr. Dr. fariss Br. a member of enviroment and health committee/ Iraqi parliament, Dr.Jassim R. a member of enviroment and health committee/ Kurdistan parliament, Dr.Addul Hammed a old Iraqi parliament member,Miss. parwen a enviroment committee of Duhok Province, heads and representative of all related departments directorate like Duhok mayoralty, veterinary , health, enviroment police, general directorate of police, media,and others after welcomed by Mr.M.T.Brifkani the director of Duhok environment directorate, Dr.Sulaiman present a seminar on Friday market Phenomenon , problem and solving , he mentioned all enviroment crises that effected daily life of people in Duhok Province , animals trade , bad situation of animals, hunting, bad treatment with animals, productions, weapon and in future needs more help, need some meeting , workshop to show the government for dissolve in future.


KOARP Participated Opening Duhok Zoo and Cafe:

May 18th, 2016

On 13 May 2016 Dr.Sulaiman a president and Founder of Kurdistan Organization for Animal rights Protection ( KOARP) had honor of attending and opening of officially Duhok Zoo and Cafe.

KOARP and Dr.Sulaiman had a speech , notes, information, and suggestion on this occasion and with all respect the owner accepted all advises.

KOARP have contact with owner and zoo administration daily and monitoring the situation of animals.



World Migratory Bird Day 2016 in Kurdistan:

May 10th, 2016










On 10 May at 10 O’clock morning at Duhok Zoo the World Migratory Day 2016 in Kurdistan was celebrated, KOARP/Robin Hood with more then 200 student of Duhok Privet International School attended the celebration , the celebration was included below activities:
1- small presentation of World Migratory Bird Day by Dr.Sulaiman.
2-Student Tour around Zoo. the student divided to two grope each one more then 100 student with her teachers , Grope A with Dr.Sulaiman and Grope B with Dr.Idress.
we explain animal kingdom, class, habitat, nature of each kind of animal in Zoo to student specially Birds.
3- Distribution of more then 200 copy of ((Layla’s grandmother and Wolfe)) that translated by Dr.Sulaiman and sponsored by Kurdish famous singer Dashni Morad and Miss Kurdistan 2013 Fink Mohammed.
4- Distribution of world migratory Bird Day 2016 brochures.
5- Distribution of many gifts from R.H. Org. like animals photo, sticker…etc.
6- playing with domestic animals cat and dogs.
the celebration tacked more then 2 hours.


Cooperation between KOARP ,Gesellschaft für bedrohte Völker and Tierschutzverein Robin Hood:

April 25th, 2016










From 15 April 2016 until 22 April 2016 KOARP invited a team of Gesellschaft für bedrohte Völker Org. and Tierschutzverein Robin Hood Org.during this period many idea, project, plan, suggestion was discussed specially for helping refuges, IDP and  all animals specially stray dog and cat, shelters, education of people.










KOARP have good future with both organization
special thanks to all team Marion, Nadine and Mr.Herrman from both organisations.