College of Science
The group of PEER project of the University of Duhok represented by Ms. Suhad Yasin (a PhD student and the project manager) has been invited to participate in the 3rd international conference for women in science without borders movement/ network (WISWB) to represent the women in science from Kurdistan region/ Iraq. The conference held from 12-14 March 2019 in Cairo, Egypt and it was a great initiative that brings together inspiring researchers from all over the world.
The PEER group participated also at the pre-conference workshop on Science Diplomacy for Sustainable Development which was held on 10-12 March 2019. Both, the conference and the work shop were held at the British university at Cairo.
Other activities of the PEER group their include:
1- Visit to Zewail City of science and technology (the best research center in the Middle East in Nanotechnology) in Cairo/ Egypt on 15 March 2019, and get a tour in their labs which has the most advanced research equipment in the Nanotechnology.
2- Visit to the Egyptian Petroleum Research Institute (EPRI) in Cairo/ Egypt with a tour in their Nanotechnology labs on 12 March 2019.
3- An interview with the BBC News channel which covered the conference event.