The Deputy Speaker of the Iraqi Parliament, Dr. Bashir Khalil Al-Haddad, participated in the opening ceremony of the Al-Rafidain Forum for Dialogue in the capital, Baghdad, in the presence of the Presidents of the Republic and Parliament, a number of political and religious figures, and officials in the state, as well as representatives of civil society organizations and those interested in the political and cultural matter. And a group of academics and researchers.
Al-Haddad stressed the importance of the forum in gathering intellectual elites and presenting research papers to discuss current files and issues and ways to address them and provide effective solutions. Especially as the country is on the verge of early elections and The size of the challenges requires everyone to cooperate, unite, and national consensus to overcome adversity.
The Deputy Speaker of the Council indicated that the Al-Rafidain Forum will continue its work for several days, and open discussions and dialogues will be presented. His Eminence will deliver a lecture on Tuesday evening, 8/31, on (fighting corruption between multiple agencies, diversity of methods, and the effectiveness of legislation) and the role of Parliament in advancing reforms, fighting corruption, holding negligent accountable, and evaluating government performance.
Media Office of the Deputy Speaker of the Iraqi Council of Representatives
Sunday 29 August 2021