10 days ago
The United States chief
diplomat in Iraq visited the American Corner at the University of Kurdistan
Mr. Joey Hood, Chargé
d’Affaires (and Acting Ambassador) of the U.S. Mission to Iraq visited the
American Corner Erbil (ACE) at UKH Library on Wednesday. He spent time talking
to the participants of Drop Everything And Read (D.E.A.R) Seminar about reading
culture and had a short discussion with Ms. Lesley A T Gaj, Director of Library
and ACE on the successful working model that ACE is
demonstrating in providing a space that promotes and facilitate linkages and
relationships between across a range of fields including education, English
language programs, engagement with local youth, entrepreneurship and others.
To date, ACE is the most active American Space in Iraq. He ended
the tour with media briefing on state U.S. current affairs in Iraq.