International Partnership Announcement in Portugal

May 24, 2024

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 rich cultural heritage and academic excellence.

Together, we will take initiatives towards achieving knowledge exchange, innovation, and global impact.

The Cooperation Protocol was signed by an external engagement team led by Dr. Bayar Mustafa Sêvdeen, Dean of Research and External Engagement, during the 30th anniversary of I-Piaget Viseu, where UKH was invited as their new strategic partner. UKH is I-Piaget’s first partner in Iraq and the Middle East, building a bridge of knowledge exchange between the two parts of the world.

Stay tuned as we develop avenues of collaboration, fostering work on sustainability, interculturality, health, and other academic avenues.