The President of the UOK, Prof. Dr. Akeel Abed Yasseen, met with the French Ambassador in Iraq, Marc Barety, to discuss means of achieving joint cooperation with French universities.
The meeting took place during a visit made by the French Ambassador to the UOK. Dr. Yasseen stated that among the topics discussed was the possibility of joint cooperation in the exchange of scientific and academic expertise between the UOK and French universities, as well as the establishment of joint cultural centers.
Also during the meeting, Dr. Yasseen stressed on the scientific programs and plans pursued the university for the advancement in its academic standards and teaching staff, in addition to the development of its scientific and administrative potentials.
For his part, the French Ambassador expressed his country’s desire to consolidate its scientific and cultural relations with Iraq. Pointing out the need to hold joint activities with in the interest of the two countries.