Launching the "Social Fund for Development" project with a capital of $ 300 million
The Ministry of Planning announced the launch of the Social Fund for Development project in [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] which aims to improve living conditions and opportunities for the poor and disadvantaged.
The Director General of poverty alleviation in the strategy of [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] Najla Ali Murad: "The project was launched with an initial capital of $ 300 million, is a soft loan from the World Bank, and includes three provinces in the first phase are the provinces (Almtny- Salah al - Din Dohuk) , While it will include three other provinces in the second phase are the provinces of (Nineveh - Qadisiyah - Dhi Qar), to be included all the remaining provinces in the third phase.
"The project aims to improve living conditions and create opportunities for the poor and disadvantaged in [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.], By improving their ability to eventually access basic services and creating jobs in local communities.
"The project works to achieve its objectives by funding sub-projects at the community level in the areas of education, health, water, small economic infrastructure and access to markets, as well as strengthening financial institutions capabilities of the average small to support the development of small and medium - sized enterprises and the provision of technical assistance and capacity building. "
She Murad:" the foundation stage of the project, which will be over two years, will be under the Ministry of Administration [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] Federal of Through its branches in Baghdad and the provinces, but after the issuance of the fund law will become an independent body like other independent formations. "
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