Our mission

Working for stronger, deeper, broader relations between the UK and Iraq. Supporting the people and Iraqi government as they build a stable, prosperous and democratic nation. Increasing UK-Iraq trade and investment, realising Iraq’s economic potential, supporting long-term stability and working with Iraq to build partnerships in the region and beyond.


Related policies

  1. Preventing conflict in fragile states

    How the government is improving international security by preventing conflict.

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Our announcements

Our publications

  1. GCC And Iraq economic summary: February - March 2014

    • 17 April 2014
    • Research and analysis
  2. Iraq - Country of Concern

    • 10 April 2014
    • Corporate report

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British Embassy Baghdad

We lead the UK's efforts to develop a stable, prosperous and democratic Iraq that supports UK interests in the region.

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British Embassy Baghdad, main contact

British Embassy Baghdad
International Zone

Opening hours:
Sunday to Wednesday, 10am to 1pm (GMT)
Thursday, 8am to 9am
Sunday to Wednesday 1pm to 4pm
Thursday 11am to 12pm

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UK Trade & Investment Iraq

UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) helps UK-based companies succeed in the global economy. We also help overseas companies bring their high-quality investment to the UK’s dynamic economy.

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UK Trade & Investment Baghdad

Chris Maskell, Head of UKTI Iraq
British Embassy
International Zone



The DFID Iraq office is now closed

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