Kurdistan Regional Government
SAT, 23 FEB 2019 01:39 Erbil, GMT +3

Protection of the Environment

KRG Board for the Protection of the Environment

Official website of the Board

Structure of the Board


Natural Resources and Environmental Protection


Over seven million square meters in areas liberated from ISIS cleared of explosives

MON, 26 NOV 2018 13:06

Poisonous chlorine gas bottles stockpiled by ISIS were deactivated by an IKMMA team with the assistance and supervision of a special chemical weapons team from the Ministry of Peshmerga Affairs and Ministry of Interior.

Tourism in Kurdistan Region hits record high this year

WED, 10 OCT 2018 13:52

In the first six months of 2018, 1.3 million tourists visited the Kurdistan Region, mostly from central and southern Iraq. During the 11-day Eid al-Adha holiday, there were 349,000 tourists, spending 140 billion dinars in the Region.

KRG Board of Environment and Mine Agency brief diplomats on their needs

MON, 8 AUG 2016 22:11

Head of the KRG Board of Environmental Protection and Improvement, Mr. Abdurrahman Hama Raza, gave an overview of the state of the environment in the Kurdistan Region and KRG’s efforts to implement environmental protection measures and improve environment. He highlighted the needs and challenges of the Board and called for technical assistance.