Latest Post

UNDP and Shell Sign Partnership Agreement in Southern Iraq

Basra, 13 March 2013- The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Shell Iraq today signed an agreement to implement a range of development projects in Southern Iraq. The four year partnership aims to increase the number of local area development activities, promote local small and medium enterprises and provide vocational training to respond to the private sector's needs.

Hillary Clinton Discusses Energy Diplomacy at Georgetown

Energy diplomacy is a necessary component of US national security, human rights and global economics, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said during her address at Georgetown on October 18, 2012.

​At the end of the lecture, one student asks whether the US should worry about losing Iraq as an energy source to Russia. The answer may surprise you.

Swedish and Iraqi Chambers of Commerce Meet and Agree to Cooperate

Two-day Workshop with a Keynote Speech by the Swedish Trade Minister

Erbil, Iraq 16 & 17 April 2012

1.      The Private Sector Development Centre (PSDC) in Iraq hosted a successful workshop that the World Bank has organized with the support of the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA).

How the US Federal Reserve Works and the Financial Crisis

Reflections on the Federal Reserve and its Place in Today's Economy is a series of lectures that took place at Georgetown University, the first of which are given the US Chairman of the Federal Reserve (The US Central Bank), Ben Bernanke.


Website by The Web Orchard.