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A report expects the economy to gradually recover on the back of rising oil prices, with GDP forecasted to grow by 1.9% in 2021.


The survey aims to monitor the socioeconomic impacts of the pandemic, associated lockdowns, and economic shock.

COVID-19 medical staff in Baghdad city, Al–Karkh hospital, Iraq


Saroj Kumar Jha

Regional Director for the Mashreq

Ramzi Neman

Special representative of World Bank in Iraq

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