17/01/2012 PM - 11:46 AM | times read: 30
Examined the advisers in the Prime Minister's Office with the World Bank and the concerned ministries progress in the implementation of projects financed by the World Bank in Iraq.
The head of the Thamer Ghadban in a press statement: "The meeting reviewed progress in the implementation of projects since the regular meeting held in August, and stand on the level of commitment and expenditure of the projects through the years / 2010 -2011 / for each of the projects funded through the World Bank Grants , and a loan of the International Foundation for Development of the Bank. "
He added that he "discussed the reasons for the existence of gaps between planning, implementation and actual spending," noting that the Iraqi government is committed to cooperation with international organizations and the development of the capacity of ministries to implement the projects.
The Anger and the constraints are similar in all projects of specialized committees are trying to find solutions to them, in addition to recording projects, grants and international loans in the state budget to secure knowledge of their positive impact on the national economy.
For its part, praised the Special Representative of the World Bank in Iraq, Mary Helen on the government's efforts in Iraq, a project belonging to the initiative of transparency in the extractive industries and reflected the seriousness and commitment by the Iraqi government, according to the statement.
The two sides agreed on the importance of continuing to hold periodic meetings and meetings between the two follow-up and support the band follow-up projects, in addition to the ministries to support the development of mechanisms and maintenance of the sustainability of projects and programs after the completion of implementation.
Attended the meeting, which was through closed-circuit television, the World Bank representatives in Erbil and Amman and Beirut. / 4
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