under the sponsorship of Prof. Dr. Adel Fawzi Shihab, the Chancellor, and supervision of Prof. Dr. Hassan Hussein Ibrahim, Vice-Chancellor for Scientific Affairs, Scientific Affairs Department presented a workshop on the measurement of the overall research and development in 2017. Assistant lecturer Awad Jassim Mohamed, Director of Scientific Affairs Department, explained tables for measuring research and development prepared by UNESCO. The workshop was attended by directors of Scientific Affairs Divisions in colleges.