Decentralization Committee ends work in Sulaymaniyah, Halabja

20/5/2020 13:44:00
     Decentralization Project Preparation Committee ends work in Sulaymaniyah, Halabja

The he Sulaymaniyah Governorate Council 's Committee for Preparing the Administrative and Financial Decentralization Project, on Wednesday, held its last meeting to prepare the project.


The Chairman of the Committee, Barzan Mohamed, said after the meeting during a press conference: "The committee ended its work in the Sulaymaniyah and Halabja governorates, Garmian and Raparin Administrations and met with all the directors of the departments and relevant authorities to enrich the administrative and financial decentralization project."


"The committee will soon visit the governorates of Erbil and Duhok to discuss the preparation of the project with the relevant authorities there," explaining that the decentralization project does not violate the law and the constitution.


"We need decentralization system in the Kurdistan Region to facilitate the work and affairs of citizens and this system is not only for one province, but includes all the provinces of the Kurdistan Region."


He stressed that the decentralization system has legal and constitutional frameworks and not political, and this project will be submitted to the Kurdistan Regional Parliament and government after the completion of the preparation phase.


Sulaymaniyah Provincial Council has prepared the administrative decentralization project for governorates and districts, as the council thinks would bring clarity to revenue flows in the Kurdistan Region.




Edited by H.H.



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