Climate Change and Security - Iraq
Initiative by Sanad
Dr. Sameh Wisam Al-Muqdadi
Organizer & Moderator
Panel-Climate Change: Water and National Security.
Expert Water Management, Water Politics and climate change
CEO, Sanad Organization for Economic Development - Iraq
Prof. Dr. Yass Al-Khafaji
Panel–Climate Change: Agriculture, Economy and Food Security.
Emeritus Professor of Business Administration
School of Business Administration - American University of Sharjah (AUS)- Iraq
Chairman of the Security and Defense Committee – Iraqi Parliament
Topic: Notion of national security under the climate change impact.
Iraqi National Security Adviser / Former Interior Minister – Iraq.
Topic: Water & national security – Transitional challenges, vision & opportunities.
Senior Technical Advisor WASH – Relief International - Canada
Topic: Water security - the local conflict / regional tension.
Dr. Ali Rasheed Koshnaw
President of Erbil Governorate Council, Kurdistan Regional Government - Iraq
Topic: Global warming and human security factsheet.
Prof. Dr. Broder Merkel
Water expert – Technical University of Freiberg - Germany
Topic: Geoscience Resource for Iraq (GRI) – German project 2009-2015.
Dr. Sadiq Baqir Jawad
Advisor of Water Resources - Prime Minister Office, Iraq
Topic: Water Transboundary and Groundwater security.
Sepal Jamil Sadeeq
Water and Environment Advisor
UNICEF - Iraq
Topic: Water infrastructure and security.
Falih Al Kazali
Chairman of the Agriculture, Water and Marshes Committee – Iraqi Parliament
Topic: Governance and monitoring the Agriculture and Food security.
Senior advisor – Relief International - USA
Topic: Green Enterprises, moving from niche to mainstream
Thulfiqar Hoshi Khalaf
President Engineering Union - Iraq
Topic: Engineers as an active force, in the private sector under climate challenges.
Committee of Electricity and Energy, Member of Parliament - Iraq
Topic: Policies to foster technology.
Environmental Health Sciences, University of South Carolina – USA
Topic: Sustainable Oil production
CEO of KESK for Green Solution – Iraq
Topic: Solar and Green Energy
Dr. Mohammed Hassan Jabir
Head of Sustainable Development, Alataba Alabbasiya
Topic: Sustainable Agriculture-Food national projects.