Iraq’s Institutional Performance Management System endorsed for implementation across Iraq’s Public Sector
May 23, 2018
Baghdad – The Council of Ministers has endorsed “Iraq Government-Wide Institutional Performance Management System” for immediate application across public sector institutions in Iraq.
Australia substantially increases support to stabilization in Iraq
May 8, 2018
Baghdad, 8 May 2018 – The Government of Australia has contributed an additional USD 13.5 million (AUD 18 million) to the UNDP Funding Facility for Stabilization (FFS), which finances fast-track initiatives in areas of Iraq liberated from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).
Access to safe drinking water is ensured for over 33,000 people in the Governorate of Erbil
Apr 19, 2018
Erbil – The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Erbil Governorate completed the rehabilitation of the main water treatment plant in Rawanduz sub-district, which provided safe drinking water to over 33,000 people, including 2,000 internally displaced people (IDPs).
UNDP and UNAMI works with Iraqi High Elections Commission (IHEC) on gender mainstreaming in Iraq’s elections
Mar 25, 2018
20 participants from IHEC’s gender unit participated in the first of a series of capacity building activites planned to support IHEC in the period leading up to the upcoming elections.
Strengthening the Role of Women in Protecting Iraq’s Environment
Mar 19, 2018
To strengthen women’s participation in national environment protection, disaster preparedness and risk response to climate action, an electronic platform was launched on “Women for Safe and Green Iraq” (WfSGI). This is an initiative of the Ministry of Health and Environment, supported by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
Training session for bidders on the e-tendering module of UNDP
Mar 18, 2018
In continuing of training session conducted in April-May 2017 for the potential construction companies throughout Iraq, UNDP Country Office Iraq is planning to conduct another training session for the potential Construction Firms/Companies
Social Cohesion Road Map for the Nineveh Plains launched in Bartela
Mar 14, 2018
Mosul – On 14 March 2018, the General Secretariat of the Council of Ministers and National Reconciliation Commission (NRC), with the support of the United Nations Development Programme, held a conference in Bartela to launch the Social Cohesion Road Map for the Nineveh Plains.
Women engineering hope as Mosul rebuilds
Mar 8, 2018
During the battle for Mosul with ISIL, much of Mosul’s basic infrastructure and services were destroyed, and almost 1 million Moslawis were displaced. Upon returning to their communities, Iraqis have found burned buildings, collapsed roofs, smashed windows, broken doors, walls pierced with bullet holes.
Launching the capacity building program on "Government-Wide Institutional Performance Management"
Feb 15, 2018
Erbil – The first in a series of capacity building workshops was concluded in Erbil, Iraq. With the ultimate aim of helping Iraq reinforce its accountability and efficiency mechanisms, the workshop’s objective was to improve the Iraq public sector readiness to apply a new model of performance management entitled “Iraqi Government-Wide Institutional Performance Management Model”.
UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres launches the Iraq Recovery and Resilience Programme
Feb 14, 2018
Kuwait – UN Secretary General António Guterres launched the Iraq Recovery and Resilience Programme today at the Kuwait International Conference for the Reconstruction of Iraq.