Dlawer Ala’Aldeen is a former Minister of Higher Education and Scientific
Research in KRG, and the founding President of MERI, a newly established think
tank in Erbil, Kurdistan Region.
He is author of a book on ‘Nation-building and the system of governance
in Kurdistan Region’ (published 2013) and a book on ‘Lobbying for a Stateless
Nation’ (published in 2007).