In a region where gender studies programs are rare, a new center at the American University of Iraq, Sulaimani, is
Promoting contact between members of different groups can build tolerance within an intervention, but building broader social cohesion is more
The escalation of armed conflicts has caused dramatic population declines of endangered local species, ultimately putting humans at risk. The
As the Islamic State takes over large areas of northern Iraq, science research and education grinds to a near halt.
The targeting of environmental infrastructure in war has become an end in itself, with long-term implications for human welfare and
Political uncertainty, a protracted economic crisis and rapid development pose challenges to heritage conservation in the archaeologically rich Kurdistan Region