Tishwash: The United Nations is looking to speed up budget approval to start reconstruction campaigns
Janet Henness, representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations in Iraq, discussed with the Deputy Prime Minister for Economic Affairs and Minister of Finance Fouad Hussein steps to complete the state budget and the need to speed up the adoption in order to begin the campaigns of reconstruction and construction and the provision of services.
“The Deputy Prime Minister for Economic Affairs and the Minister of Finance received Fuad Hussein in Baghdad, Janet Haines, Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations in Iraq, where the minister praised the important role played by the United Nations to help Iraq In the process of democratic transformation and reconstruction and stability in various parts of the country. ”
He added that “Fouad Hussein reviewed the efforts of the Iraqi government in supporting decentralization in the administration of the state, pointing to the importance of strengthening local authorities and give them the necessary role to manage their areas, adding that the strength of the central government is growing stronger local authorities through the distribution of powers and tasks and duties.
“The two sides discussed what the international organization can do in supporting and developing economic policies in Iraq in order to achieve economic growth, create jobs and fight corruption through the government program,” he said. link