CGDS Attends a Consultative Meeting in UNFPA New Country Programme 2020 – 2024

The overall objective of the consultative meeting in Iraq and Kurdistan Regional of Iraq (KRI) was to have a discussion with partners from Governments, civil society organizations, UN Agencies and donors on the new UNFPA Country Programme 2020-2024. The discussion is to agree on the outline, general directions, main interventions and geographical locations for the UNFPA’s new Country Programme Document for Iraq 2020 – 2024. After welcoming speech from UNFPA’s Representative of Iraq and the general director of KR-I’s ministry of planning, UNFPA presented the outline of the new UNFPA Country Programme Document (CPD) 2020-2024. For this purpose, the attendees divided into four groups to focus and plan on the four pillars of reproductive health, gender based violence (GBV), population & development and youth. CGDS’s representative, Mr. Shko Shwan, participated in the GBV pillar group. GBV will lay down all the suggestions collected from the four groups and include it in their next objectives for the next four years.