International Peace, Conflict Resolution
Christina Bache Fidan is a Ph.D. Candidate in the Department of Politics and International Studies at the University of Warwick in the UK. Christina has an M.A. in International Peace and Conflict Resolution and a B.A. in International Studies from American University in Washington, DC. She is a Research Fellow with the Center for International and European Studies, located at Kadir Has University.
The on-going structural conflict in Iraq coupled with the advance of the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq has severely compromised human security in the Kurdistan Region.
Ankara-Erbil relations significantly deepened and widened to cover security, economic, political, and cultural dimensions over the last decade.
Energy, economic, and trade relations have generated increasing interdependence between Turkey and the Kurdistan Region.