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Muhemmed Nawzad

Muhemmed was born in Koya, Iraq and has spent the majority of his life in Erbil. He works in the media department of the Erbil Chamber of Commerce, where he writes, translates and designs for both online and print publications.

Muhemmed joined The Tiziano Project to advance his professional multimedia knowledge and apply it to the work he does to promote Erbil internationally. He also plans to pass his new expertise on to his colleagues.

"I will use my skills gained from The Tiziano Project to make the Chamber of Commerce better in how it promotes Erbil to investors from all over the world."

Recent Reports

The Pigeon Keepers of Iraqi Kurdistan

By Muhemmed Nawzad on Aug 11, 2010 | No Comments

For some, pigeons are a hobby or a keen investment. For others, they are family.

Fresh from the Tanur

By Muhemmed Nawzad on Aug 5, 2010 | No Comments

Round bread hot from a traditional tanur oven.

Remembering: The Sitos flee Erbil

By Muhemmed Nawzad on Jul 29, 2010 | No Comments

On March 31, 1991, Erbil was thrown into chaos. The Sito family was one of thousands who fled to the Iranian border in search of safety.

5 Questions for a Factory Owner in Iraqi Kurdistan

By Muhemmed Nawzad on Jul 11, 2010 | No Comments

A local factory owner faces the challenges of growing his business with intermittent electricity, water and qualified technicians.

The Tiziano Project provides community members in conflict, post-conflict, and underreported regions with the equipment, training, and affiliations necessary to report their stories and improve their lives.