BAGHDAD, Prime Minister of Kurdistan, Nechirvan Barzani discussed with a UN delegation, the political situation and the elections in the Kurdistan region.
"Barzani received today the Regional Director of the Arab States for the United Nations Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women Mohammed Al-Nasseri and his accompanying delegation," a statement from his press office said.
Barzani, during the meeting, pointed to "the cooperation and coordination between the institutions of the regional government and their organization," hoping that their organization works in affecting institutions on the educational program, media and culture in the areas of development of gender equality and women's rights and coexistence. "
The statement added that "the two sides discussed the current political and economic situation of Iraq and the Kurdistan region and holding the parliamentary elections in Kurdistan."
Source: National Iraqi News Agency