11th Peer Networking Meeting


The Iraq Foundation (IF) has successfully held the 11th Peer Network Meeting (PNM) of the Incoming Women Parliamentarians Program (IWPs) on October 2, 2013 at the Constitution Hall of the Council of Representatives (CoR).

The PNM was headed by Ms. Rend Al-Rahim, IF-Executive Director, and attended by 4 IF-Staff.  8 women parliamentarians participated in the meeting.

This meeting has discussed the following topics: the draft Elections Law, and the parliamentary elections of 2014. The topics were presented by the 3 following speakers: 1- Mr. A’adil Al-Lami, first Head of the High National Elections Commission;  2- Ms. Fa’eza Babakhan, Member in the National Committee/ activist in women rights; 3- Judge Srour Abd Hantoush, active Commissioner in the Independent High Elections Commission (IHEC). By the end of the meeting, they agreed on number of suggestions to serve Women MPs on the coming elections.







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