In addition to the destruction, most families carry stigma of having lived under ISIL.
It has been two years since the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL or ISIS) was defeated in Iraq but more than a million people remain displaced.
This includes 300,000 from the city of Mosul alone.
Iraqis are not returning home because of security fears, destroyed homes and a lack of jobs.
Al Jazeera’s Osama Bin Javaid reports from the Jadaa camp for the displaced in Mosul.