On April 20, 2020, IRIS held a webinar entitled "Iraq’s Economy: Spotlight on Oil and Gas". The discussion focused on Iraq's economy amidst falling oil prices and additional pressures from the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

The speakers:

  • Ahmed Tabaqchali, Senior Fellow, IRIS.
  • Samya Kullab, Iraq Correspondent for Associated Press (AP).
  • Ali Al-Saffar, MENA Programme Manager at the International Energy Agency (IEA).
  • Mac Skelton, Moderator, IRIS Director.