World Kurdish Congress
Vision and Mission
The World Kurdish Congress (WKC) is an independent, non-religious, non-political and non-for-profit society established in 2010 to develop and promote science, technology, culture and art in Kurdistan. The WKC includes distinguished researchers, scholars, professionals, and artists committed to serving the Kurdish nation. The WKC is committed to providing independent and objective advice to the Kurdish nation on matters related to science, technology, art and culture.
Why World Kurdish Congress (WKC)?
There is a growing international awareness among the Kurds in diaspora for the need to create a global Kurdish network aimed at enhancing the quality of life for the people in Kurdistan through science, technology and art. Kurdish and non-Kurdish academicians, professional and artists are encouraged to join WKC in order to help elevate the Kurdish society and bring global recognition to its causes.
There are several factors vital to sustainable development of Kurdish society. These include in part development plan and policy, management and skill development, knowhow and technology transfer, human resource development, reconstruction planning, effective use of natural resources, sustainable industrial development and establishment of national and civic society institutions including protection history and culture. A strong and competent Kurdish professional network could pave the way for Kurdistan’s prosperity and sustainable development.
The WKC is committed to help transfer global ideas, technology, knowhow and best practices to Kurdistan in order to promote prosperity and progress to become an active part of the modern global society.
The WKC multidimensional activities include but not limited to the following:
To achieve the goals listed above, the WKC reveals and examines structural problems in each area of society and studies and evaluates potential scientific -based solutions.
The WKC commitments and values include:
Executive Board Members:
Comprised of 5 Executive Board Members and are responsible to represent WKC and manage WKC activities. President is a de facto an Executive Member.