Panel discussion: THE FUTURE OF KURDISTAN (18th Forum 2000 Conference)

Date of event: 14.10. 2014

The main speakers Falah Mustafa Bakir (Minister/Head of Department of Foreign Relations, Kurdistan Regional Government) and Sergei Danilochkin (Director, Radio Free Iraq) have focused on current issues in Kurdistan and the effects of the Islamic State offensive.

The PCTR Director Alexander Vondra opened the event with his welcome speech. Tomáš Pojar, Vice President for International Relations of the CEVRO Institute, moderated the panel and discussion with the audience.


Program (October 14, 17.00–18.30):

Welcome Remarks

  • Alexandr Vondra, Director, Prague Centre for Transatlantic Relations of the CEVRO Institute (PCTR)


  • Falah Mustafa Bakir, Minister, Head of Department of Foreign Relations, Kurdistan Regional Government
  • Sergei Danilochkin, Director, RFE/RL’s Radio Free Iraq


  • Tomáš Pojar, Vice President for International Relations, CEVRO Institute