IF Holds National Task Force Training for Rasid

October 28, 2015
- Activity 3: Create National Task Force (NTF) and build capacity in necessary skills to draft the final report   On August 17th &18th, IF held the second workshop in the PTF capacity building series which focused on data collection. This workshop was conducted in collaboration with academics and field experts including Dr. Ghaith Al-Janabi and Ms. Siham Abdulhameed –  Head of the Central Statistical Organization in the Ministry of Planning. During this workshop, 38 PTFs analyzed data collected previously on how women in Iraq are  contributing to peace processes and what areas they could move into to further these efforts. Part of the first day was devoted to reviewing the data collected by the NGO researchers, how they collected the data, and how they presented it. A standardized unified format for the work plan was developed based on the questions … Continue reading

IF Congratulates Dhefaf al-Jarahi on Completing her University Degree

October 2, 2015
- Mrs. Al-Jarahi recently completed her university degree. IF is extremely proud of her accomplishment and her hard work.

IF President Rend al-Rahim attends UN Leaders’ Summit for Countering ISIL and Violent Extremism

September 29, 2015
- IF is pleased to announce the participation of President Rend al-Rahim in the UN Leaders’ Summit for Countering ISIL and Violent Extremism. The event highlights the cooperation of the US led coalition to defeat ISIL in Iraq and Syria. The event was headlined by President Obama and Prime Minister Abadi of Iraq.                            

Call For Proposals: External Evaluator for the TABEIR Project

July 22, 2015
- Download Call for Proposals (PDF version) Download Call for Proposals (Word Version) Technological Advance to Bolster Freedom of Expression in Iraq (TABEIR) Project Call for proposals- Final Evaluation, Iraq Background The Iraq Foundation (IF) is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization and a registered CSO in Iraq. Established in 1991, its mission is to promote democracy, human rights, and civil society in Iraq. IF is an Iraqi-founded and Iraqi-led organization that is also independent, non-partisan, and espouses the principle of pluralism. IF is uniquely positioned as a hybrid organization based in Washington, D.C., where the main office monitors activities on daily basis. It also has offices in Baghdad and Basra from which it implements projects in all Iraqi provinces through networks of local NGO partners, academic institutions, and professional bodies. Staff travel regularly throughout Iraq to oversee projects and train, monitor, and … Continue reading