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Past Events

SPECIAL EVENT: MEMBERS OF THE INTERNATIONAL DELEGATION TO OBSERVE TRIALS OF HDP CO-CHAIRS DEMIRTAS AND YUKSEKDAG REPORTS BACK

January 30, 2018 at 5:30pm – 7:30pm On the 30th of January 2018, in the Grand Committee Room of the House of Commons, the Centre for Kurdish progress held a public forum with members of an international delegation that traveled to Turkey to observed the trails of Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) Co-Chairs…

PUBLIC FORUM ‘IMPLICATIONS OF THE KURDISTAN INDEPENDENCE REFERENDUM’

PUBLIC FORUM ‘IMPLICATIONS OF THE KURDISTAN INDEPENDENCE REFERENDUM’ On 22nd November, the Centre for Kurdish Progress held a public forum with Academy Associate at the Middle East and North Africa Programme, Chatham House, Dr Renad Mansour; Managing Director at Carduchi and research fellow at the European Centre for Energy and Resource Security (EUCERS) at King’s…

PUBLIC FORUM ‘BELGIAN COURT OF APPEAL DECISION ON THE PKK’

November 20, 2017 at 7pm – 9pm On 20th November 2017, the Centre for Kurdish Progress organised a joint forum in the UK Parliament with the Campaign Against Criminalising Communities (CAMPACC) and Peace in Kurdistan on the recent Belgian court of appeal decision ruling that the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) is not a terrorist organisation. PHOTOS The…

DEMOCRATIC CONFEDERALISM: THE ALTERNATIVE TO TYRANNY AND CHAOS IN THE MIDDLE EAST

October 23, 2017 at 7pm – 9pm On 23 October 2017, the Centre for Kurdish Progress put on a joint forum in parliament with the Peace in Kurdistan campaign group on ‘Democratic Confederalism’, the alternative political model of jailed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) leader Abdullah Ocalan. The event was kindly hosted by Kate Osamor MP, who…

PUBLIC FORUM ‘FREEDOM OF PRESS IN THE KRI AND KURDISTAN INDEPENDENCE REFERENDUM’

September 12, 2017 at 7pm – 9pm On Tuesday 12 September 2017, the Centre for Kurdish Progress held a public forum in parliament with keynote speaker Mr Shaswar Abdulwahid Qadir, owner and founder of Nalia Media Corporation (NRT), an independent media organisation in Iraqi Kurdistan. The event was kindly hosted and chaired by Lord Maurice…

PUBLIC FORUM ‘THE KURDISTAN REGION: A STRATEGIC ALLY IN A TOUGH NEIGHBOURHOOD’

September 11, 2017 at 7pm – 9pm The Centre for Kurdish Progress teamed up with Kurdistan24 for a forum in the House of Commons on the upcoming Kurdistan independence referendum entitled ‘The Kurdistan Region: A Strategic Ally in a Tough Neighbourhood’. The event was well attended with the committee room over-spilling with attendees. It was…

BOOK LAUNCH ‘ABDULLAH OCALAN: MANIFESTO FOR A DEMOCRATIC CIVILIZATION, VOLUME II CAPITALISM – THE AGE OF UNMASKED GODS AND NAKED KINGS’

June 19, 2017 at 6pm – 8pm Centre for Kurdish Progress in partnership with Freedom for Ocalan Campaign and Peace in Kurdistan organisations held a book launch event on 19 June 2017. Abdullah Ocalan’s recently published book Abdullah Ocalan: Manifesto for a Democratic Civilization, Volume II Capitalism – The Age…