USAID-Tarabot worked with the Governorate of Salah ad Din to improve service delivery through capacity building and institutional changes. Sustainability was foundational to USAID-Tarabot’s training of governorate staff on procurement systems and tools, and the introduction of project management processes and techniques. Capacity building was followed by practical hands-on application to deepen skills learned, as demonstrated by the use of new procurement procedures for a technical assessment, and the purchasing of hospital equipment and supplies. To illustrate ownership of these initiatives and ensure the sustainability of Tarabot’s work, the Government of Iraq allocated $80,000 in cost share funding to support USAID-Tarabot’s activities with the Governorate of Salah ad Din.

 

USAID-Tarabot worked with the Governorate of Kirkuk to improve service delivery through capacity building and institutional changes. Sustainability was foundational to USAID-Tarabot’s training of governorate staff on procurement systems and tools, and the introduction of project management processes and techniques. Capacity building was followed by practical hands-on application to deepen skills learned, as demonstrated by the use of new project management techniques on the construction of a tribal council directorate building. To illustrate ownership of these initiatives and ensure the sustainability of Tarabot’s work, the Government of Iraq allocated $91,500 in cost share funding to support USAID-Tarabot’s activities with the Governorate of Kirkuk.

 

USAID-Tarabot worked with the Governorate of Ninawa to improve service delivery through capacity building and institutional changes. Sustainability was foundational to USAID-Tarabot’s training of governorate staff on procurement systems and tools, and the introduction of project management processes and techniques. Capacity building was followed by practical hands-on application to deepen skills learned, as demonstrated by the use of new project management techniques on two projects for the construction of a road and bridge in the province. To illustrate ownership of these initiatives and ensure the sustainability of Tarabot’s work, the Government of Iraq allocated $117,000 in cost share funding to support USAID-Tarabot’s activities with the Governorate of Karbala.