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Bahar Munzir

Project Partner, Masculinities and Sexualities

People’s Development Organization

Bahar Munzir is General Director of People’s Development Organization (PDO), a local Organization for working on Women cause in KRI – Iraq. She graduated in Political science Sociology (Gender equality) for the University in Busekerud, Norway in 2010. She is been a civil society and women’s right activist since 1992 in Kurdistan-Iraq, from 1997 In Norway. From 2011 Bahar came back to Kurdistan-Iraq and worked on different projects with Norwegian Peoples Aid for raising women’s issue in Kurdish society. Bahar has participated in many TV programmes and discussions and writing articles about women issues in Kurdish media.

Areas of interest

Gender equality; women’s rights