CGDS Meets with Embassy of Canada to Iraq, Erbil Office

On September 30, 2019, CGDS Director Dr. Choman Hardi and EU Project Manager Mr. Shko Shwan met with the new Head of Office, Ms. Ashley Durec, and First Secretary, Embassy of Canada, Mr. Tariq Gordon. The purpose of the meeting was to share a wider perspective on gender issues in KRG, especially regarding women’s participation in politics. CGDS and the Canadian Embassy also discussed events for the upcoming 16 Days of Activism, beginning in late November.