Centre for Peacebuilding and Dialogue (CPD)

International Partnership Announcement in Portugal

The University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) has forged its first-ever Cooperation Protocol with Portugal through the esteemed I-Piaget Institute. This partnership spans six countries of Portugal, Brazil, Angola, Cape Verde, Guinea Bissau, and Mozambique. This historic collaboration marks a new chapter of international cooperation for UKH, uniting the Kurdistan Region with regions renowned for their […]

May 24, 2024

CPD Training Series: Peacebuilding and Conflict Resolution

In collaboration with ForumZDF, UKH Centre for Peacebuilding and Dialogue (CPD) is thrilled to announce a series of trainings with the forum which is one of the globally active peace organisations. The series of world-class insightful trainings on conflict resolution and peacebuilding will take place in May, June, and July 2024. The training series will […]

May 6, 2024

UKH CPD to Join Efforts with Forum ZFD on Peace, Coexistence Project

UKH Centre for Peacebuilding and Dialogue (CPD) is expanding its collaborative projects. On Monday, April 28th, 2024, CPD and ForumZFD, one of the globally active peace organisations, engaging in international peace efforts in 70 countries, signed a Memorandum of Understanding. CPD and Forum ZFD will be implementing a joint capacity-building project and communal activities on […]

May 5, 2024

Film Screening: “Secret Slaves of the Middle East”

UKH Centre for Peacebuilding and Dialogue (CPD), in collaboration with SEED Foundation organised film screening of “Secret Slaves of the Middle East” film on January 25, 2024. The film addresses global human trafficking issues, particularly forced labor, and was followed by a discussion led by SEED’s Legal Coordinator and the Directorate of Combating Organised Crimes, […]

January 25, 2024

Peacebuilding, Dialogue and Heritage: Documentation of Oral Culture in the Kurdistan Region – Iraq

The University of Cambridge Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, and the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH), the Centre for Peacebuilding & Dialogue (CPD), co-organised a workshop and event on ‘Peacebuilding, Dialogue, and Heritage: Documentation of Oral Culture in the Kurdistan Region – Iraq’, in UKH on June 24, 2023. Following a University of […]

June 25, 2023

Video: Statesmanship and Religious Freedom Seminar Series

Students from allover Iraq came together to bridge differences in four-day interfaith journey. The Statesmanship and Religious Difference seminar series was hosted by UKH in cooperation with the Religious Freedom Institute and the Catholic University in Erbil (CUE) from 12 to 15 April 2023.

April 18, 2023

Austrian Lawmaker Ewa Ernst-Dziedzic Visits UKH

The Centre for Peacebuilding and Dialogue (CPD) at the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) organised a roundtable discussion for the Austrian politician, Ewa Ernst-Dzidzic on Mapping Migration from Iraq and Syria: The European Response. Ms. Ewa spoke about the issue of migration from security and human rights perspectives and the European Union policies managing the […]

February 10, 2023

UKH and LSE Conference on Art, Youth, and Women in KRI

Peacebuilding and Dialogue Centre (CPD) at the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) concluded it’s two-day conference titled “Youth, Art, and Women’s Activism in the Kurdistan Region: What is Moving?” held in cooperation with London School of Economics (LSE) Middle East Centre on 10th and 11th November 2022 in UKH Campus. The first day of the […]

November 11, 2022

UKH Centre for Peacebuilding and Dialogue Roundtable Discussion with European Parliament Members

Centre for Peacebuilding and Dialogue (CPD), in cooperation with the School of Social Sciences at the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) arranged a roundtable discussion for European Parliament Members Andreas Schieder and François Alfonsi, Austrian Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats and French Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance members, respectively, on November 2nd 2022. […]

November 2, 2022

Youth, Art and Women’s Activism in the Kurdistan Region

The University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH)’s Centre for Peacebuilding and Dialogue (CPD) is glad to announce a 1.5-day conference in partnership with London School of Economics (LSE)’s Middle East Centre on 11 and 12 November 2022. This event is funded by our ongoing collaborative project between the LSE’s Middle East Centre and University of Kurdistan […]

October 24, 2022