Participation in Conference of Ministry of Sport & Youth
On Thursday 18/6/2019, represented by our colleague Mohammed Zaki, Tammuz Organization for Social Development participated in a conference held by the ministry of sports and youth at Palestine Meridian Hotel at Salah Uddin Hotel under the patronage of the minister Dr. Ahmed Riyadh Talib
On Thursday 18/6/2019, represented by our colleague Mohammed Zaki, Tammuz Organization for Social Development participated in a conference held by the ministry of sports and youth at Palestine Meridian Hotel at Salah Uddin Hotel under the patronage of the minister Dr. Ahmed Riyadh Talib. The ministry organized a coordinative conference for local & international organizations. The conference was attended by a number of sport community key figures as well as a number Civil Society Organizations representatives in addition to UNICEF, IOM along with a number persons with disparities.
The conference witnessed a definition of Youth & Sports ministry law No. 2011 in 2011 which stipulated the most prominent clauses listed below:
First/ The law aims to:
1-preparing young people and protecting them as well as qualifying them in different fields and direct their energies and talents towards the contribution in building Iraq and express their sound patriotism , respect the law , renounce violence , and the dissemination of a culture of respect for opinions and different views.
2- The improvement of the sport sector through working with different sport bodies whether they were governmental or not and to support their activities with all possible means thus contributing to achieving their tasks in a form that suits Iraq.
3- Organizing different disciplines and facilitating their participation in all activities in coordination with regions, governorates not included in regions as well as, concerned bodies.
4-utilizing efforts to maintain what ensure the protection of the higher interests of Iraqi youth and Sport and the reputation of all its systems in line with costumes, traditions as well as local and international resolutions.
Both of IOM & UNICEF representatives delivered speeches regarding collaboration with Sport & Youth ministry and the achievements in 2018-2019 in addition to developing a strategic plan, which is currently under advisement for the collaboration in the next 4 years.
At the conclusion, thanks were extended for their participation in the conference. A shield of honor was awarded to the minister of sport and youth. The minister called for holding a bigger coordinative conference, which will be prepared for during the next period.
Tammuz Organization for Social Development
18 June 2019