Accountability after Iraq's Protests: The Path Forward to Address Violence & Human Rights Violations


On June 17, 2020 IRIS held a webinar entitled "Accountability after Iraq’s Protests: The Path Forward to Address Violence and Human Rights Violations.” The discussions focused on measures to address human rights violations during the 2019/2020 Iraqi protests, and possible implications for the new government.


Akeel Abbas

Advisor to the Prime Minister of Iraq 

Danielle Bell

United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) Human Rights Office Chief

Belkis Wille

Human Rights Watch (HRW) Senior Researcher 

Hassan Wahab

Iraqi Al-Amal Association (IAA) Human Rights Field Program Coordinator 

Mac Skelton, moderator

IRIS Director 

Watch the full-length webinar here.