On Tuesday, December 6, 2022, at the initiative of the Presidency of the Kurdistan Region and the Presidency of Soran University, a meeting was held for all the gender studies centers in Kurdistan at the University of Soran. The meeting took place under the supervision of Soran University President, AP. Dr. Sherwan Sharif Qurtas, Dr. Nazand Bagikhani, the KRP’s international adviser on gender.
The meeting was attended by Prof. Dr. Sirwan Zand, President’s assistant for Scientific Affairs, and Dr. Rizgar Saeed President’s assistant for students’ affairs., and most of the Heads of gender studies centers at Kurdistan's universities.
The purpose of the meeting was to discuss in a scientific way the joint works, projects, issues, and topics related to gender studies. In conclusion, the attendees formulated a set of recommendations that will be submitted later to political and academic decision- makers for in-depth monitoring and scientific research on gender, taking into account the characteristics of Kurdish society.