Under the patronage of Prof. Dr. Qusay Kamal Al-Din Al-Ahmadi, President of Mosul University and under the supervision of Assistant Professor Dr. Wissam Nemat Ibrahim Al-Saadi, Dean of the Faculty of Law at the University of Mosul, and in the presence of the members of the Faculty Council, the Women Empowerment Committee was established in our faculty in cooperation with the Women Empowerment Unit at the Presidency of the University of Mosul on Wednesday, April 20, 2022 The discussion panel tagged (violence against women in Iraq between legal texts and judicial applications), where the episode was based on two axes

The first axis: the impact of domestic violence on the increase in cases of divorce requests and judicial separation, during which Dr. Saddam Khazal Yahya presented a research paper in which he explained what is meant by domestic violence and the extent to which it can be considered a reason for judicial separation in addition to an official statistic of divorce and judicial separation for the year 2022

The second axis: a critical analytical reading of the law against domestic violence in the Kurdistan region of Iraq, in which Dr. Shaima Abdul-Sattar Jabr presented a research paper in which she addressed the legal rules established in light of many international and national legislation, including the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights to confront a crime Domestic violence

In Iraq, the rules of the Personal Status Law and the rules of the Penal Code deal with the phenomenon of domestic violence. It is noted that the legislator in the Kurdistan region of Iraq tried to develop an integrated legal organization to confront the phenomenon of domestic violence in accordance with Law No. 8 of 2011. It is worth mentioning that the workshop aims to shed light on the The phenomenon of domestic violence as a phenomenon that is witnessing an increasing spread and its direct effects on the family and society and its stability. The episode came out with many recommendations that were submitted to the relevant authorities, and this workshop comes within the series of scientific, cultural and student activities of our college during the current academic year 2021-2022

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