The Erbil city – the capital of Kurdistan Region of Iraq will witness during the next three days (3-5 December 2019) the work of “The Ninewa Investment Forum” funded by the United States Agency for International Development(USAID) to support regional development and additional economic support to Ninewa Governorate through this forum.
The forum will bring together investors and companies from Ninewa for the purpose of investment potentials in northern Iraq in general, the forum will also focus on available opportunities from various sectors such as agriculture, manufacturing, tourism and technology, where a large group of companies and stockholders will be ready for growth and investment in Ninewa.
Ezidi24 Media Foundation is the active partner of the Ninewa Investment Forum organized by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Ezidi24 is among those who support this Forum, in order to achieve distinguished media coverage throughout the days of the Forum’s work, contributing to its success and achieving its goals. A media plan has been drawn up for the work of the Forum.
The American ambassador to Iraq, Matthew Tueller addressed that, a large part of the interests of the United States of America is to support the Ninewa Governorate and support its economic growth through international and local organizations and partners.
Kurdistand Deputy’s Prime Minister Mr. Qabad Talabani focused in his speech, what happened to the Ezidies in 2014 was genocide, said the necessity of such an important projects for the region, added the Kurdistan Regional Government is ready for any cooperation and any kind of support.
The governor of Ninewa, Najm al-Jubouri, said “Nineveh is the second largest governorate in Iraq and the most damaged city, Ninewa needs more efforts and support than the rest of the cities.
The Ninewa Investment Forum is a unique cooperation between the United States and the public and private sectors in Iraq to support communities in Ninewa by creating investment opportunities.
The Ninewa Investment Forum is supported by American Chamber of Commerce in Iraq,The Kurdistan Board of Investment (BOI) in the Kurdistan Region – Iraq, the Yazda Organization (an International Ezidi Organization), The Iraqi Industries Union – The Ninewa Chamber of Industry, The Iraq Middle Market Development Foundation (IMMDF), The Iraqi Private Banks League, The Investment Authority in Ninewa and The U.S.-Iraq Business Initiative (USIBI).
Many Media Foundations are sponsoring and covering this event including Kirkuk Now, Al-Ghad Radio, Ezidi 24, Iraqi Media Network, Rudaw, and Sama Mosul.