Peshraw Baker was born in the Kurdish region of Northern Iraq where he endured the 8 year Iran-Iraq war, the chemical attack on Halabja, the Kuwait war and the massive Kurdish exodus during the first Gulf War. Peshraw now volunteers full time seeking to help create change and improve the lives of others who are suffering. Since 2015 he has been COO of the Bring Hope Humanitarian Foundation (BHHF), helping the 2 million refugees and displaced people in Iraqi Kurdistan.
Since the ISIS incursion, Peshraw has assured delivery of 2.5 million medical treatments and 160 consignments of humanitarian aid, including medical equipment and supplies. He has also worked in partnership with international organisations in initiatives designed to give hope and dignity back to those impacted by the conflict.