Preventive Health HQ


Sulaymaniyah, Iraq


Ministry of Health, KRG

Project Size:

14,500 sqm



The Directorate of Preventive Health is an independent facility that links to a larger system of emergency structures, laboratories and education amenities within a masterplan of healthcare related buildings on the edge of Sulaymaniyah. The Directorate of Preventive Health contains much needed storage spaces for medical and pharmaceutical supplies as well as two levels of laboratories and a double height auditorium with a capacity of 200 people.

The Institute is an important contribution to developing and modernising Iraq’s growing healthcare system.

Project: Medical Legal Institute
Location: Sulaymaniyah, Iraq
Dates: 2011-Commission ongoing
Project size: 17,000 sqm
Client: Ministry of Health, KRG
Services Provided: Architecture

AMBS was commissioned at the same time to design the Medico Legal Institute, a neighbouring interrelated institution.