On 23rd of August 2016, Advocacy Project of Nature Iraq held a joint meeting in Kurdistan's economy growth organization's hall (Kido hall) in Sulaymaniah in conjunction with Green Kurdistan Organization with attendance of Regional Government's and organizations' experts and specialists on the subjects. The context of the meeting was presented by Professor Hussam, manager of Kido Organization, then he talked about some important environmental problems including water and air pollution and presented possible solutions. Afterwards Mrs.Shilan Aziz , lawyer and manager of Advocacy Project in Nature Iraq, talked about legislation NO.1 of 2015 concerning hunting and protection of wild animals as well as some flaws in the aforementioned legislation with participants sharing their opinions and notes on the matter. This is the second meeting held by Nature Iraq to improve this legislation and we as Nature Iraq work on collecting notes and advices from experts to direct them at authorities and people in charge to improve the legislation. Advocacy project continuously encourages authorities to consult experts, specialist and environmental organization before making a law or legislation so we can improve Kurdistan's environment especially in legal measures.
Bnwar Rzgar Abdulrahman