Programs

The Iraq Initiative provides transatlantic and regional policy makers with unique perspectives and analysis on the ongoing challenges and opportunities facing Iraq as the country tries to build an inclusive political system, attract economic investment, and encourage a vibrant civil society.

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Content

In the News

Jun 13, 2022

Kadhim quoted in New York Times on the unresolved political division among the Shiite political spectrum in Iraq

By Atlantic Council

Iran Iraq

In the News

Jun 13, 2022

Kadhim quoted in the New York Times on the elections for the new government in Iraq

By Atlantic Council

Democratic Transitions Iraq

Report

Apr 27, 2022

Iraq: Implementing a way forward

By C. Anthony Pfaff, Ben Connable, Masoud Mostajabi

A new report lays out findings and recommendations to assist the Iraqi government and its international partners in improving political, social, economic, and security conditions.

Economy & Business Iraq

In the News

Apr 26, 2022

Iraq Initiative event mentioned in Politico National Security Daily

By Atlantic Council

Economy & Business Iraq

In the News

Apr 21, 2022

Iraq Initiative with H.E. Ali Allawi, Iraq’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance mentioned by Iraqi News Agency

By Atlantic Council

Economy & Business Future of Work

Events

Apr 21, 2022

Iraq Initiative event with H.E. Ali Allawi, Iraq Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister mentioned in Energy News

By Atlantic Council

Economy & Business Energy Markets & Governance

In the News

Apr 20, 2022

Iraq Initiative with H.E. Ali Allawi mentioned in Argus Media

By Atlantic Council

Economy & Business Energy Markets & Governance

In the News

Apr 20, 2022

Iraq Initiative event with H.E. Ali Allawi, Iraq’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance featured in Rudaw

By Atlantic Council

Economy & Business Energy Markets & Governance

In the News

Apr 20, 2022

Iraq Initiative event with H.E, Ali Allawi, Iraq’s Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister mentioned in S&P Global

By Atlantic Council

Economy & Business Inclusive Growth

In the News

Mar 3, 2022

Mezran quoted in Formiche on constitutional change and political reforms across the Middle East

By Atlantic Council

Democratic Transitions Elections

Experts