Being a member helps support our work to promote research and education about the history, society and culture of Iraq.
We offer range of grants and scholarships to assist academic work and education on Iraq in the arts, humanities, and social sciences.
We fund and organise public lectures, study days, and other public events in London, elsewhere in the UK, and Iraq.
Monday, October 16, 2023
Professor Joseph Sassoon on ‘The Global Merchants: The Enterprise and Extravagance of the Sassoon Dynasty’
June 19, 2023
Interdisciplinary Conference – Sustainable Water Management: Learning from the Past to Inform the Future (15th-16th March 2024)
BISI works to advance research and public education about Iraq in all of the arts, humanities and social sciences subjects, and enables exchange and collaboration between UK and Iraqi academics. Our grants and scholarships have helped the fund the following research projects.