KRG Poland News

Meeting with KRG Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research

During the visit in Kurdistan Region, Ziyad Raoof KRG Representative in Poland had a meeting in Erbil with Dr. Aram Mohammed Qadir – KRG minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research. Ziyad Raoof and Dr. Aram Mohammed Qadir discussed Polish-Kurdish scientific cooperation and relations between universities from Poland and Kurdistan Region. They also spoke about list of Polish universities recognized by the ministry. 


Meeting with KRG Minister of Education

Ziyad Raoof KRG Representative in Poland met with KRG Minister of Education Alan Hama Saeed, the topics discussed included, among others, Polish-Kurdish cooperation on the reform of vocational education in Kurdistan Region and scholarship programmes, which Kurdish students can benefit from. 


Ziyad Raoof participated in „Kurdish Diplomacy Week”

On April 12-18, the Representation of the Kurdistan Regional Government in France organized the “Kurdish Diplomacy Week”, on-line talks were held for 7 days with representatives of the KRG Department of Foreign Relations and foreign KRG representatives. On-line meetings were divided into two parts – the first was a live broadcast interview, and the second was a closed webinar for people who previously registered through the KRG France office website.


Hussein Alqaidi, head of Kidnapped Yazidi Rescue Office, awarded Polish Sergio Vieira De Mello Prize

Villa Decius Association has just announced winners of seventeenth edition of Polish Sergio De Mello Prize. The award is given for persons and organization deserved in activity in support of protection and promotion of human rights, and peaceful coexistence and cooperation of societies, religions and cultures. In the category “person” the winner is Hussein Alqaidi.