Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of Conflict and Stabilization Operations Denise Natali will travel to Baghdad and Sulaimani, Iraq, March 1–8. During her trip, she will meet with senior government officials and international partners to discuss stabilization challenges and opportunities. Assistant Secretary Natali will also speak on a panel at Sixth Annual Sulaimani Forum at the American University of Iraq-Sulaimani. The annual event, hosted by the university, invites policymakers, experts, and scholars to discuss regional conflict dynamics and their resolution. Assistant Secretary Natali will make a presentation on effective stabilization principles and lessons learned that can be applied to Iraq.