Powering Up with PV: An Interview with Martin Healy

In October 2012, the Iraqi government announced plans for 400 MW of solar in Iraq at a cost of $1.6 billion, inviting a range...

Exploring Tech in Iraq: ‘Hackasuly – Promoting tech literacy for a...

The following article was originally published by the Iraq Britain Business Council, as part of an ongoing collaboration between the Iraq Energy Institute and...

The Great Transition: Andreas De Vries and Salman Ghouri on the...

Competent forecasters produce strategic guidance based on probable trends and their effects within a broad range, rather than making bold statements about the future....

An Ecosystem is Born: Discussing Startup Weekend Baghdad with Ibrahim al...

Only 10 years ago, internet penetration in Iraq was incredibly low, hovering around 1-2%. Globally, development experts worried that the digital divide could be...

2018 Annual Report: Riding the Oil Markets, Iraq’s Economy in Transition

Iraq’s fortunes are once again highly dependent upon oil prices following a period where the government succeeded in stabilising expenditures, on the basis of...

Leapfrog Logistics: Digitising Delivery in Iraq

In the second part of our series on Iraq’s burgeoning tech sector, we spoke with Sandoog CMO and co-founder Mustafa al Obaidi. Last week,...

Iraq’s New Digital Economy: An Interview with Mohammed Khudairi

This is the first in a series of interviews looking at Iraq’s emerging digital economy, beginning with a discussion on how Iraq can sustain...

Governance and Conflict Risk: The View from Iraq

A 2017 review of hundreds of studies on stable, peaceful governance points to where we have gone wrong in trying to foster development. What...

Cash Transfer Programming (Part 3): Problems and Opportunities

This is the final part of a three-article series that seeks to provide an overview of recent literature on the ongoing debate on cash...

Cash Transfer Programming (Part 2): CTP in Iraq

In Iraq, interest has been growing in several types of Cash Transfer Programming (CTP) aside from existing humanitarian Unconditional Cash Transfers (UCTs) for IDPs,...

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