Capacity Building of Construction Permits Departments

Posted on 1/06/2014

Sponsored by the World Bank Group/ International Finance Corporation (IFC), this 8-month intensive training program targeted the staff and management of the Construction Permits Departments in the municipalities of Erbil, Baghdad and Basra.

A total of 67 courses, 1 to 4 days each, were given in internationally certified Business Edge™ leadership topics such as Becoming a More Effective Manager, Leading your Team and Managing with Authority; administrative subjects such as Time Management, Problem Solving and Decision Making; and computer skills such as Microsoft Office. By the end of the project, more than 1,025 government employees were trained.

Photo on the right: IFC Capacity Building Training for Construction Permits Department in Erbil, June 2014