Kurdistan Regional Government
SUN, 22 APR 2018 22:52 Erbil, GMT +3

The Prime Minister



Message from the Prime Minister

Dear citizens and visitors,
 
Welcome to the Kurdistan Regional Government’s official website. The KRG is committed to informing you of the government’s activities, decisions, and key issues relating to the progress of the Kurdistan Region. I have urged all government ministries and departments to share their accomplishments and services on this website, and I hope our citizens and friends from around the world will find it useful.
 
Sincerely,
 
Nechirvan Barzani
 


Programme of the Cabinet - The Prime Minister's Inaugural Speech

"Today, we are announcing the new cabinet at a critical point in time. In 2003, we needed to act with one voice and work together in order to protect and preserve the achievements and interests of the Kurdistan Region. Similarly, we need to have the same strategic posture at this difficult period..."

[full speech here]



Biography of the Prime Minister

Nechirvan Barzani was appointed Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government’s eighth Cabinet in June 2014...

[full biography here]

Activities

Prime Minister Barzani and UN Special Envoy discuss political situation in Iraq

WED, 18 APR 2018 21:45

They discussed the political process in Iraq, the upcoming general elections in May and the participation of the Kurdistan Region in these elections. They also discussed the outcomes of the recent talks between the Kurdistan Region and Iraqi federal government.

Prime Minister Barzani receives U.S. Special Envoy for the Global Coalition

WED, 18 APR 2018 14:32

Prime Minister Barzani thanked the U.S. government for its support for the talks between the Kurdistan Region and Iraqi federal government. He stressed that differences can only be settled through dialogue and negotiations.


Speeches

Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani's Newroz Message

TUE, 20 MAR 2018 18:18

"I salute the brave Peshmergas of Kurdistan who risk their lives to defend the sacred land of Kurdistan. Salutes to the  police, Asayesh, traffic police, and all the interior forces and  security agencies of Kurdistan, who are very successfully protecting the security and stability of Kurdistan."

Modernization of public administration is KRG priority

TUE, 12 DEC 2017 15:05

Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani inaugurates the new building of Kurdistan Institute of Public Administration (KIPA) on Tuesday.