Deputy Speaker of the Iraqi Council of Representatives, Dr. Bashir Khalil Al-Haddad, received today Monday 05/31/2021 in his official office in Baghdad a delegation from Al-Araqah institution for Culture and Development headed by Dr. Alaa Abdul-Khaleq Al-Mandalawi. During the meeting, topics that would support the work of civil organizations to activate activities and events and implement cultural and scientific programs in a way that promotes sustainable development were discussed. On behalf of the institution, the guest delegation presented the shield of creativity and excellence to His Eminence the Deputy Speaker of the Council, along with a valuable collection of literature and scientific publications, in appreciation of his prominent role within the legislative institution in its current session.
Al-Haddad, during his speech, stressed the importance of continued cooperation and joint coordination between civil organizations and the Council of Representatives in order to enhance the role of the Council in exercising its legislative and observation tasks, through the competent parliamentary committees and the relevant parliament departments. Al-Haddad valued the role of Al-Araqah institution for Culture and Development in implementing humanitarian and cultural development projects, holding activities and conferences, Providing libraries with publications and scientific research, and training educational staff through the General Syndicate of Iraqi Trainers in accordance with professional and international standards.
Al-Mandalawi, for his part, expressed his gratitude for holding this meeting and discussing ways to develop prospects for cooperation with the Council of Representatives and implement joint programs and activities to advance the reality of culture, develop youth energies and develop skills to serve the community in general.
Media Office of the Deputy Speaker of the Iraqi Council of Representatives
Monday 31 May 2021