Event Category: Events

State of Heritage Conservation Practice in Iraq

UKH Centre for Environmenal Studies (CES) is pleased to partner with The Grantmakers in Cultural Heritage Protection (G-CHeP) and The Academic Research Institute in Iraq (TARII) to organise a special event titled ‘State of Heritage Conservation Practice in Iraq’ on February 16th, 2024. The Convening will bring together members from the G-CHeP as well as […]

February 8, 2024

Film Screening: “Secret Slaves of the Middle East”

Every year, millions of people are trafficked around the world. Human traffickers prey on individuals of all ages and backgrounds including women, men, and children; exploiting them for their own profit. Human trafficking, Trafficking in Persons (TIP) or ‘modern slavery’ is a growing challenge in Iraq, including the Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KRI), both as […]

January 23, 2024

Peacebuilding, Dialogue, and Heritage: Documentation of Oral Culture in the Kurdistan Region of 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), are delighted to announce their collaboration in organising a workshop and event on ‘Peacebuilding, Dialogue, and Heritage: Documentation of Oral Culture in the Kurdistan Region – Iraq’, which will take […]

June 20, 2023

Unified Hospital WDM Management Protocol Stakeholder Meeting

The purpose of this meeting, jointly hosted by the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) and HealthSecurity Partners (HSP), is to bring together relevant stakeholders from public and private hospitals andrepresentatives from the Directorates of Health in Duhok, Erbil, Sulaymaniyah, Halabja, and Zakho to begin the development of a unified protocol for WMD incident management protocols […]

June 8, 2023

Water Crisis and Paths of Cooperation between the Federal Government and KRG

The University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) is glad to announce it’s cooperation with Bahr Alolom Forum to jointly organise a special workshop titled “Water Crisis and Paths of Cooperation between the Federal Government and the KRG”, on May 2nd 2023. The workshop includes discussions and findings presentations by specialised academics andexperts in UKH Centre for […]

April 22, 2023

Research Season on Contemporary Studies on Kurdistan and Iraq

Centre for Peacebuilding and Dialogue (CPD) at UKH presents its first Research Season on Contemporary Studies on Kurdistan and Iraq. As part of this academic event, 13 scholars from top universities in Iraq and the world will present their research conducted on a range of topics which include ethno-religious minorities, Islam, religious movements, Kurdish history, […]

April 19, 2023

SoM First International Medical Conference: Medical Kurdistan

The First international medical conference of the School of Medicine (SoM) at the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) is a unique platform to share recent research in medicine and a great opportunity to exchange knowledge and experiences in all related fields. The conference will be held on the March 1st and continues until March 3rd, […]

December 22, 2022

Online Conference and Publication: Syrian Religious Communities and the Transnational War

This conference is organised by the Center for Peacebuilding and Dialogue (CPD) at the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH), in collaboration with Socialists and Democrats Group (S&D) at the European Union Parliament, and the Religious Freedom Institute (USA). The axes of the conference revolve around the Syrian religious minorities experience since the Syrian Spring/ Civil […]

November 27, 2022

Book Booth

In cooperation with Ideas Beyond Borders, UKH Centre for Peacebuilding & Dialogue is organising the Book Booth event on UKH premises. 600 books with different titles will be showcased for UKH students. Each student can get a book free of charge.

November 8, 2022

Imagining Things Differently: Contemporary Art in Kurdistan

We invite you to submit your artwork for our forthcoming exhibition “Imagining Things Differently: Contemporary Art in Kurdistan”. The exhibition will be organised as part of our conference titled “Youth, Art and Women’s Activism in the Kurdistan Region: What is Moving?”, taking place at the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) from 10-11 November 2022. In […]

October 24, 2022