In collaboration with Carnegie MEC, MERI will hold a conference entitled “The Future of the Armed Forces in a Democratic Kurdistan Region” on May 10, 2015. The conference brings together key stakeholders to discuss specific issues that relate to the process of institutionalisation of Peshmarga forces in the Kurdistan Region.
The conference will also debate issues relating to the challenges faced by Iraq’s armed forces over the past 10 years. The aim is to formulate policy recommendations with the ultimate objective of building healthier civil-military relations and contributing to the consolidation of democratic transition.
This event is by invitation-only, and invitations are non-transferrable.