AUIS Hosts IOG’s Workshop on Fiscal Federalism, Decentralization and Resilience Building Project in Iraq

The two days workshop consisted of seven comprehensive sessions about Iraq’s financial laws and ways to decentralize financial management. 


On August 17 and 18, 2017, IRIS and AUIS hosted a two days Financial Management Law Workshop part of the Fiscal Federalism, Decentralization and Resilience Building Project in Iraq. The three-year project is jointly led by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Institute on Governance (IOG), independent, Canada-based, not-for-profit public interest institution with offices in Baghdad, Iraq. The two-day workshop covered topics such as the current Financial Management Law and budget process, obstacles to the adoption of a decentralized system, and the work of the Finance Committee. It convened 55 participants from various ministries, as well as parliamentarians.

Read more about the project here.