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Photos: Hewar Activities: January – March 2014

May 23, 2014
- The Communication Strategy Workshop for HJC Staff and the 2 experts on HEWAR Project: High Crest Hotel in Sulaimaniya from January 17 – 22, 2014 The 1st Stakeholders meeting for the at the Judicial DevelopmentInstitute (JDL)-Baghdad: March 25 – 26, 2014


TABEIR 5-day ToT: April 10-15, 2014

May 14, 2014
- IF and ICFJ held 5-day TOT training in Erbil in Tangram Hotel from April 10 – 15, 2014. ICFJ provided two Arabic speaking trainers with extensive experience in securely using digital and mobile technology to cover activities in Iraq including the coming parliamentarian elections. The meeting had total of 25 trainees from all over Iraq (representing the 10 selected partners NGOs) along with Iraq Foundation staff. Trainees will be using the skills and knowledge to develop the training manuals and provide the cascade training for 2000 journalist and citizen journalists. Pictures:    


IF Staff Member, Humam Rajab, gains Executive Masters!

April 30, 2014
- IF Project Officer, Humam Rajab, graduated from the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University. He gained his Executive Masters in Leadership Degree.


WIES Apprenticeship, Grants, Loans Update

April 30, 2014
- January – March 2014 Apprenticeship: IF provided apprenticeship placement to 22 female heads of household (FHH). Grants and Loans: IF is pleased to report that 42 WIES beneficiaries were linked to grants/ loans including: 14 in-kind grants from Iraq ex-football national team, captain Ahmed Radhi, the grants consisted of: hairdressing toolkits and sewing toolkits, and ID 12 million ($10,000) no interest loan from a philanthropist for 12 WIES beneficiaries in Maysan. Apprenticeship:  Grants and Loans