CODEPINK will join the Christian Peacemaker Teams delegation to Iraqi Kurdistan May 5-20, 2017. The delegation will be based in Sulaimani, in Kurdistan, and will meet with representatives of non-governmental organizations, human rights groups, displaced persons, and government officials. They will gain a perspective on the challenges facing people in northern Iraq and the impact of the violence in other areas of Iraq and along the borders of Kurdistan. The delegation will participate in the work of Christian Peacemaker Teams longer-term project of reporting on human rights abuses and supporting local reconciliation. Come and hear from one of the delegates in an informal gathering.