Research Centre of Strategic Studies

The research centre of Strategic Studies is an interdisciplinary research centre in Kurdistan Institution focuses on the study of conflict and peace strategies, often devoting special attention to the relationship between international politics, geostrategy, international diplomacy, international economics, and military power. In the scope of the studies are also subjects such as the role of intelligence, diplomacy, and international cooperation for security and defense. The research centre of Strategic Studies aims to combine the theoretical and practical expertise of leading academics and policy-makers to deliver Kurdistan Region’s foremost strategic studies. It also aims to develop the analytical frameworks the Kurdistan Regional Government might need to tackle the regional and global strategic and security challenges.

The research centre of Strategic Studies has two departments, which are: