Mediterranean Basin Initiative

Future of Iraq & Iraqi Kurdistan


We are pleased to announce the formation of the project “Future of Iraq and Iraqi Kurdistan”as part of the Mediterranean Basin Initiative of Johns Hopkins University’s Center for Transatlantic Relations SAIS, which will focus on partnerships and investments for tomorrow’s private sector, and strengthening civil society leaders through promoting good governance and democracy.

"Future of Iraq and Iraqi Kurdistan" project includes an annual economic forum dedicated to Iraq and Iraqi Kurdistan and public events throughout the year to support economic development and growth.

In addition, the project will include on the ground training for emerging civil society leaders, providing them the tools of strategic planning, including methods of civil mobilization, strategic communication, nonviolent organization, and leadership.

We want you to join us in our efforts to help build and strengthen the economy and future generation of leaders in Iraq and Iraqi Kurdistan.