HEWAR 2nd and 3rd Stakeholder Follow-Up MeetingsApril 30, 2015
- The 2nd HEWAR stakeholder follow-up meeting took place on October 30th, 2014 at the Judicial Development Institute. The 3rd Stakeholder Follow-up meeting took place on February 26th, 2015 at the Judicial Development Institute.
National Stakeholders train local actors on NAP forming Provincial Task ForcesApril 30, 2015
- During February 2015 the five partner NGOs in Al-RASID provided 5 trainings for 344 stakeholders in the five provinces distributed as as follows: Erbil 86 (23 female and 73 male), Ninwa plain 60 (26 female and 34 male), Baghdad 41 (10 female and 41 male), Babil 93 (35 female and 58 male) and Basrah 65(31 female and 34 male).The participants represented women’s advocacy organizations, service providers, local community leaders and members of the judiciary and local law enforcement units.
MP Vian Dakhil Visits IF OfficeApril 20, 2015
- Basma Fakri, Iraq Foundation Executive Director, invited Iraqi MP Vian Dakhil to IF’s office in Washington, DC. Ms. Dakhil was briefed on the foundation’s projects in Iraq by the IF team. Ms. Dakhil and Ms. Fakri discussed methods of collaboration to aid IDPs and especially Yezidi women. Ms. Dakhil shared crucial information about her meetings with Yezidi women survivors and suggested aiding them through psychological therapy and rehabilitation programs. Ms. Dakhil thanked IF for the invitation and welcomed the idea of working together to help alleviate the suffering of IDPs in Iraq.
TABEIR Periodical Meetings with Partner NGOsApril 14, 2015
- Periodical meetings with Partner NGOs On the 28th of March 2015 IF hosted the 6th periodical meeting for the representatives of the 10 partner NGOs. The meeting was dedicated to explore further means to enhance TABEIR map and discuss various scenarios for the FOE short movies which will be produced by the partner NGOs as part of the first round of the small grants funded through TABEIR project.