Amina Thekri Saeed

Amina Thekri Saeed is a Member of Parliament in the Kurdistan Regional Government. She represents the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) as a member of the Education, Higher Education and Scientific Research Committee.

She is also an expert in public opinion polls, women’s issues and journalism. Amina has a BA in Kurdish Language and Literature from the University of Duhok.

The KRG is a region in transition. In this transition there is a widespread system of corruption which has caused a great deal of unrest among the population and undermines the rule of law.

Amina is a strong advocate for transparency in the administrative of political affairs of the KRG. She believes that the professionalization of the civil service is a prerequisite for a successful democracy.