Iraq Prime Minister Youth Representative Visits UKH

February 1, 2024

On February 1st, 2024, Hasan al-Saadi, Representative of the Supreme Council for Youth in the Iraqi Government, and Iraqi Prime Minister H.E. Mohamed Shia al-Sudani’s youth affairs representative visited the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH). He was warmly welcomed by UKH President Prof. Dr. Keith Sharp and Vice President Prof. Dr. Dana Mawlood.

UKH President expressed his happiness for this visit and said that UKH looks forward to building long-term relations with universities and government bodies in the rest of Iraq. He also shed the light on areas where UKH can contribute to the success of H.E. Muhammad Shia Alu Sudani’s vision for the government, in scientific fields and in areas related to youth, digital transformation and women empowerment.

Mr. Hasan voiced his excitement to see how UKH, a special status public university functions and promotes newly emerged areas which are highly in demand, such as artificial intelligence, cyber security, games development, digital media, as well as UKH’s actions in promoting women empowerment and entrepreneurship among the youth.

Both sides agreed to strengthen cooperation to foster further agreements between UKH and other institutions in the rest of Iraq.