World Veterinary Day in Kurdistan 2011

May 8th, 2011


On Saturday 30/04/2011The KOARP’s Staff  participated celebrating the world Veterinary day that hold on Zaniest Hall  by Veterinary Syndicate in Duhok with cooperation of Directorate of Veterinary and the faculty of Veterinary.

Reception with volunteers

May 1st, 2011


OnFriday 29’th April Dr.sulaiman T.Saeed a president and Founder of KOARP participated in reception with Volunteers of Iraqi Young leaders exchange Program for Academy for Educational Development (AED’s IYLEP Team)in Chowarchera hotel in Erbil , we welcomed by Julia Borlandde Soza a program Associate and Jill L’Heurent a Program Officer of AED, we attend and listened to four presentations by student and after that we introduce ore organization to them, and they promised in future to work with KOARP


April 15th, 2011

Wednesday 13th.April 2001 HARMAN CHARITY (an NGO) in BARZAN city hold a conference on “WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT & MEANS OF DEVELOPMENT IN KURDISTAN”. Kurdistan Organization of Animal Rights Protection (KOARP) was among those who invited for this occasion through Dr.Sulaiman Tamer (the president of KOARP). Our participation was highly appreciated by all the attendance, due to the importance of an initiative consists of (36) points related to the wildlife management and environment. After serious and very deep debates, the conventioneers decided to make a “SIENTEFIC COMMITTEE” for adoption of recommendation of this conference. Our organization (KOARP) considered as an important side in the committee.

Meeting of NGOs with representatives from the University of Dohuk, and Seton Hall from U.S.A

April 8th, 2011

On 04.04.2011 Dr. Sulaiman T. a president of KOARP attended with Chairman’s of the Organization at a meeting of NGOs in the province of Dohuk with representatives from the University of Dohuk and Seton Hall univirsety from U.S.A to develop the basics of building courses capabilities for a leading NGO in the center of the general culture of the University of Dohuk

Seminar on CITES “(the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora)”

February 24th, 2011

Under the patronage and the attendance of Mr.Jameel Sulaiman “minister of agriculture & water resources” in Kurdistan Regional Government, and by the attendance of many of the representatives of : ( general directorate of planning, forestry & horticulture, pasturing & agriculture research and animal resources, environment protection forces  & veterinary) and large number of people related to the subject, they participate the seminar which given by Dr. Sulaiman T.Saeed “president & founder of Kurdistan Organization of Animal Rights Protection” on (CITES (the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora)   & its important role on both wild animals / Plants especially that’s will be extinction and also how convention’s dynamic going on and the reasons of why Iraq is delay to join the agreement).The seminar hold in ministry of agriculture & water resources hall

At the end serious debate take place among the attendance the speaker, at the end of the seminar decided to consider the establishment of a special committee to follow up the matter.

Wild life Environment development Methods Workshop

February 11th, 2011

As a first time during the history in Kurdistan KOARP held a 2 days workshop on “ways how can develop and improve the wildlife environment” the seminars was present by Wildlife professor Dr. Amin A. Shengally, Environment Expert Mr. JAmil Qassim and Veterinarian Dr. Sulaiman T. Saeed

And the 6 seminars were present are:

1-Ways who effect on endangered wild animals and protection Monitoring ways of Wildlife by Dr.sulaiman T. seed

2- Relationship between wildlife and environment and ways of development and improve wildlife environment by Dr.Amin A. Shengally.

3-Ways and kind of Environmental pollution and his effect on animals and effect of dryness on wild animal’s life by Mr.Jamil Qassim

Seminar on Wildlife Status in Kurdistan

January 28th, 2011

On 27’th January 2011 Dr. Sulaiman  T. Saeed  give a seminar on “Wildlife Status in Kurdistan  ” to more then 55 people  whose members of Al-Peshmarga Center of Cultural and Social and the pivot of seminar are:

1-      Ways that wild life suffering from extinction and how we can prevent hunting and develop the wildlife environment.

2-      The importance and needed of animal protection law in Kurdistan.

3-      The importance and needed to national parks in Kurdistan.

Tree-planting campaign

January 28th, 2011

On 23’th January 2011 Dr. Sulaiman  T. Saeed the president of KOARO  participate in a campaign of planting trees  which prepared  by the Veterinary Directorate of Dohuk in collaboration with the Municipality of Dohuk in park  which is located in the courtyard in front of the Directorate of Veterinary and Dohuk Governorate Council

Poultry disease control and development of the poultry industry in Kurdistan workshop

December 28th, 2010

The P&F of KOARP participated in the session which took place in the Veterinary Directorate of Dohuk on Poultry disease control ways to activate and develop the poultry industry in Kurdistan and building capabilities of veterinarian’s supervisors and the course was for two days from13 – 14/12/2010

Plague Disease in Wild Goats

December 28th, 2010

Since a week many wild goats in the area around Barzan district suffering of the Viral disease is believed to be PPR and the diseased was more than 100 head of goats, and near  70-80 deaths with signs of erosion in mouth cavities  and after taking blood samples from animals by the veterinarians of  central laboratory in Erbil appeared that disease is the plague ,therefore we call and  appeal all the international community, especially specialized in   animal welfare and wildlife that are interested to  helping us to control the disease.