KIU is a reformist national party, striving to resolve the political, social, economic and cultural issues of society in an Islamic perspective.
1 - Crescent embraces shaking hands with a mountain its top covered with snow.
2 – Slogan words: Freedom, fraternity, justice.
KIU general principles:
1 - Fixed Islamic principles are reference to work and source of political inspiration of the values.
2 - Reform is a particular vision for political action, administrating community and peaceful change.
3 - Justice is a guarantee for providing the rights of the individual and society, and it is a measure for power rating.
4 - Islamic heritage and history are a limited experience of human in a specific time and place, the amount of benefit from them depend on the requirements of times and problems.
5 – Understanding from (Maqassed) of Islam and Islamic law, is a way to accommodate the present time and solving the thinking problems.
6 – (Shura) is a high Islamic value, and its application in contemporary political life depends on taking advantage of the mechanisms of democracy as a practical method to ensure the legitimacy and political participation and the achievement of freedoms.
7 – Accepting pluralism and its consequences, and the peaceful rotation of power through general elections.
8 - The people are the source of authorities; govern themselves through their elected representatives according to a civil constitution.
9 - Freedom is a central human value, reflects the honor of the creator of mankind.
10 - Terrorism and extremism were contrary to the spirit of Islam, they are threats to Kurdistan Region, Iraq and lives of peoples.
11 - Freedom of thought and religion are the basic rights of man, everyone must be guaranteed according to law.
12 – The right of life and human happiness are guaranteed every person by God; it is not allowed to anyone extract from anyone else.
13 - Men and women are complementary to each other, and they have equal rights and human dignity with considering their features.
14 - the Kurdish people is an independent nation, and part religiously is a part Islam Ummah, it has the same rights enjoyed by other Muslim peoples, including the right of determination, and being Kurdish, Kurd and Islamic are three key elements of the identity of the people of Kurdistan.
15 - Kurdish uprisings and revolutions throughout history are reactions about the injustice and inequality, and they attempts to achieve the rights.
16 - Multi-national, religious, sectarian and political in Kurdistan is an element of strength and enrichment for the people of Kurdistan under the co-existence and tolerance.
17 - All those who live in the Kurdistan Region and Iraq, are equal in right of citizenship despite their national, religious and political differences.
18 - Rejection of closure on behalf of the nobility, and openness on behalf modernity, but the recognition that cultural and civilization interaction is through the development and real innovation.
19 - Islamic principle of dialogue is a civilized approach to resolve the crisis to avert violence and not accepting the other.
20 - Moderation in thought and practice is an Islamic demand and a need in contemporary reality of Kurdistan and Iraq.
21 - Dictatorship and autocracy are the source of most of the corruption and underdevelopment in the region's past and present, and opposing them are an Islamic, moral and patriotic duty of all the peoples of the region and its political movements.
22 – Government is a neutral civil establishment over the intellectual and political currents in society, and it is a platform for joint action and co-existence as a condition for civil society and political development.
23 - Rejecting intolerance and national, religious, sectarian and sectarian exclusion in Kurdistan and Iraq.
24 - Islamic Education is a real way to prepare good citizens and good governance.
First: In political field
A: Kurdish issues:
1 - Struggle to achieve the legitimate rights of our people which in this stage are embodied in the approval of federalism and other rights.
2 - Work to remove the effects of the policy of Arabization, displacement and deportation.
3 - To seek formal announcement on the fate of victims of the Anfal operations and compensate their families.
4 - Work to compensate relatives of the victims of the Baathist regime as victims of chemical attacks and others.
5 - Work to strengthen the role of the Kurdistan Parliament by converting it into an institution with authority commensurate with their duties, control and accountability of government and approve the budget and the representation of the people in the crucial issues.
6 - Defending of the Kurdish issue in front of public opinion in the Arab and Islamic countries, showing the people of Kurdistan as a people with rights and with a view to his promotion.
7 - Work to establish a balanced relationship between Kurdish people and neighboring peoples, and to try to deepen the dialogue process, the Arab-Kurdish, Kurdish-Persian, Kurdish-Turkish, in order to achieve peace, stability and coexistence among the peoples of the region.
8 - Support the struggle of the people of Kurdistan in other parts of Kurdistan, in order to access their rights and find a peaceful solution to issues.
9 - To maintain national identity and values of the society to face the negative trend of globalization.
10 - Advocacy of political, civil and cultural rights of Turcomen.
11 - Advocacy of political, civil and cultural rights of Cldeans and Assyrians.
12 - Seeking to determine the borders of the Kurdistan Region in accordance with legal and historical documents.
B - Iraqi issues:
1 - To participate in building a democratic, federal parliamentary, pluralist and unified Iraq.
2 - Working to end terrorism and violence, establishing security and restoring calm and stability in the country.
3 - Rejection of arrogance and anti-national sectarians or any form of domination and exclusivity in the future Iraq.
4 - Work to support a peaceful Iraq on the basis of good neighborliness and common interests in its relations with neighboring countries and the region.
5 - Work to give priority in the allocation of national budget for the worst-hit areas under the previous dictatorial regime.
6 - Struggle for the removal of Baathist influence of culture, the dissemination of moderate thought, tolerance, coexistence and a culture of human rights.
7 - The reorganization of Iraq's external relations, in proportion to ensure the security and independence of Iraq, and securing the rights of all its components.
First: The policy issues
1 - Work on the principle of separation of powers constitutionally and practically.
2 - Working to eliminate the phenomenon of administrative and financial and political corruption in the state’s institutions.
3- Work to establish the principle of equal citizenship.
4 - Work for the distribution of power and wealth so as to ensure political and social justice.
5 - Work to achieve independent court and respect for the law.
6 - To dismiss the charges, arbitrary and non-legal arrests, and confirm the individual sanctions and consequences.
7 - To struggle to expand and deepen the political rights and freedoms of citizens as a secret ballot free, away from any form of pressure and control of government in all elections, the right to legislate, the right to establish political parties, mass organizations and trade unions, the right to freedom of expression, the right to demonstrate, the right to participate in power, and assume positions in government.
8 - The separation of party and government, and not to allow the armed forces to intervene in political life.
9 - Support the development of free media and freedom of the press.
10 - Support for the institutions of civil society and development.
Second: In social field
1 - Try to reduce the impact of social phenomena and anomalous behavior on people.
2 - To open centers for orphans and develop their abilities.
3 - The defense of the reformist role of mosques and religious clerics and the preservation of their rights.
4 - Seeking to facilitate marriage through the allocation of funds, providing credit and housing and reduce social obstacles.
5 - Seeking to correct the misconceptions that have been shrouded clothes without assets to possess legitimate.
6 - Try to secure a minimum of a decent life for the disabled and the elderly.
7 - The reform of prison conditions and to improve the conditions of prisoners.
8 - To encourage philanthropy and the establishment of local charitable organizations.
9 - To try to resolve differences and issues between families and clans, and strengthening social ties.
10 - Raising the awareness of citizens to comply with Islamic values and ethics.
11 - Maintaining family values, and re-drafting of family relations on the basis of respect and affection.
12 - Defend the rights of children.
13 - Work on activating the youth movement and to secure their needs.
14 - Work to reduce unemployment, and the provision of Social Insurance.
Third: Women's issues
1 - Try to compel the Government to consider the privacy of women in the area of recruitment, working hours and leave, maternity leave and retirement.
2 - Fight against social customs, traditions and wrong understanding of religion, which stands against the rights and freedoms of women and hinders the development of their abilities.
3 - Confront and prevent all methods of violence and illegal sanctions and murder against women, and bring the perpetrators to justice.
4 - Development of methods of care for older women and women with the need and the patients.
5 - Awareness and encourage women to participate actively in the political, economic and social development.
6 - Dealing with the best international conventions on women, as a woman who serves the Kurdistan Region.
7 - Seeking to secure salaries for housewives and to try to develop their abilities.
8 - Equality for women in similar crimes, modify and change all the legal materials in violation of this principle.
9 - Special attention to women in rural areas and the preservation of their rights
Fourth: In field of thought, culture and science
1 - Opening of diverse cultural institutions in order to develop capabilities and strengthen the cultural path of cultural Kurdistan.
2 - Support the efforts of the enlightened Islamists to reform and renewal of Islamic thought and theorizing it.
3 - To revive the interest in the Kurdish heritage, and the preservation of monuments and archaeological sites.
4 - Create the appropriate atmosphere in the party ranks in order to develop capacities in cultural, scientific, technical and support financially and morally.
5 - Call for intellectual dialogue between the intellectual and political currents and Iraqi Kurdistan.
6 - Educating members with Islamic culture and national levels.
7 - To encourage scientific research and support scientists and professionals through the provision of a decent livelihood and freedom of research to them.
8 - Try to deepen the dialogue between religions and participation in them.
9 – Give interest in gifted and creative people and give them the opportunity in all fields.
10 - Support for campaigns against illiteracy, and to support compulsory education in all stages.
Fifth: In economic field
1 - Support all attempts to revive the infrastructure of the national economy.
2 - Conservation and development of energy sources, transportation, and manpower, in order to establish and activate the productive establishments.
3 - Solving the problems of manpower and employment potential and improve their lives.
4 - Development of the movement of domestic and foreign trade and facilitate legal and administrative measures in this way.
5 - Activating the limited capitals, and improve the pension of their respective owners.
6 - Work to change the economy of consumption towards production and reduce dependence on imported goods from abroad.
7 - Paying attention to the development of the agriculture sector through incentives, and the purchase of crop farmers and activating the role of agricultural banks and to provide facilities and encourage farmers to use modern techniques and production and provide them with modern agricultural machinery.
8 - Reorganization of the tax system on the basis of the conditions of caring citizens and particularly the slides from the low-income families.
9 - Supporting private sector development and the owners of local alternator money.
10 - Trying to rebuild villages and rural areas, and develop their economic and benefit from crop farmers.
11 - Preserving the environment and natural resources.
12 - Work on the development of economic awareness.
13 - Try to find and activate the Islamic banks in Kurdistan.
14 - Support for joint stock companies in the area of investment.
Sixth: In field of Youth Affairs and Sports
1 - Concern for young creators and the development of their abilities.
2 - Raising interest of young people and try to keep them from delinquency and substance abuse.
3 - Interest in sport movement and serve athletes and sports clubs.
4 - Attention to the problems of youth and work to resolve them.
5 - Raising the cultural level of young people by opening the cultural and intellectual centers.
The means and mechanisms
1 - Practicing of organized political action, and issuing statements and declaration of political attitudes.
2 - Dependence of dialogue to resolve differences and conflict resolution.
3 – Using all kinds of media.
4 - Participation in conferences, seminars and meetings at home and abroad.
5 - Participation in professional associations and unions of professional segments.
6 - The opening and establishing institutions and charitable, educational, cultural, artistic and sports’ projects.
7 - Use of working mechanisms of political participation and opposition, the coalition and the alliance, front works strikes, demonstrations and cooperation with other parties.