R-SOS center has been launched at the University of Duhok (UoD) On 15th of Jan 2019. The Supporting Center of Refugees and IDPs Students located at the Students Center in Malta campus. The opening ceremony for this occasion has been arranged in the Cultural and Social Center of UoD. This Center is part of the (Rescue) project which is funding by the European Union for the purpose of teaching and supporting the Refugees. This Erasmus Plus project stat in 2016 and it was offered with the collaboration of the partner Universities in this project.
The project's aims are training the staffs from the UoD and the partner Universities on how to deal with the educational problems for Refugees and IDPs and common students during their stays in the University and during they apply for the study. Some staff members from the UoD have been trained about most of the students' problems that they face generally and Refugees and IDPs students especially. Also, the psychological problems of these students have been taken into consideration; besides the special problems of providing the needed evidence and how to find alternative ways.