Readout of Chancellor Masrour Barzani’s meeting with Poland Minister for Humanitarian Aid

Chancellor Masrour Barzani and a delegation led by Poland Minister for Humanitarian Aid Beata Kempa had a wide range of issues today on the needs of over 1.5 million displaced individuals in the Kurdistan Region. Chancellor Barzani praised the Poland formula in partnership with local organizations directing resources to grass root projects aimed at creating jobs, helping reconstruction and provisioning basic needs. He urged Minister Kempa to encourage European Member States to do more to shoulder the burden with Kurdistan Region. They also agreed on the importance of collecting victim testimony and protecting and documenting evidence with the aim of holding ISIL accountable for its crimes.