Strategic Leadership: PM Masrour Barzani, the KRG's Impactful Presence at Davos 2024


The Kurdistan delegation and representations under the leadership of Prime Minister of Kurdistan Regional Government Masrour Barzani is without doubt playing a substantial role in the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos 2024 for Kurds. The Kurdistan representatives from diverse sectors, including business leaders, economic experts, and government officials, form the KRG's delegation. This reflects the KRG's commitment to international collaborations and economic advancement. Importantly, the inclusion of business and market leaders highlights the broad participation beyond politicians, underscoring the delegation's comprehensive engagement.

On a worldwide scale, “more than 300 public figures will participate this year, including more than 60 heads of state and government.” Also, significant representatives from all key regions of the world will be part of the forum, along with top political leaders.

  • Various important subjects will be discussed, including:
  •  Re-building Trust
  • Achieving Security and Cooperation in a Fractured World
  • Creating Growth and Jobs for a New Era
  • Artificial Intelligence as a Driving Force for the Economy and Society
  • A Long-Term Strategy for Climate, Nature, and Energy

The Kurdistan Regional Government has been working and undertaking significant efforts a different levels to address those themes for years, as well as to be part of solutions alongside other countries to provide a better future for the new generation.

The Kurdistan delegation, consisting of stakeholders and business owners, is scheduled to engage in diplomatic discussions with various international directors and investors. Moreover, there are plans for Prime Minister Barzani to actively participate in a panel that centers on the complex challenges of conflicts and tensions within the Middle East. This underscores the considerable role of the KRG on both regional and international fronts.

In Davos, a unique initiative under the name of the Kurdish House is launched, emphasizing the importance of economic and investment opportunities. The Kurdish House is closely overseen by the H.E. KRG Prime Minister, marking the beginning of a gathering aimed at fostering dialogue and exploration of opportunities within the Kurdish economic landscape. The Kurdish House serves as proof of the Prime Minister's commitment to fostering economic growth and investment within the Kurdish community, providing a unique room for circulation on these critical matters.

Therefore, it is anticipated that the Kurdish delegation will play a significant role in advancing the ongoing development of economic and investment opportunities, further extending the influence of Kurdish stakeholders to a global scale.