INTERGOVERNMENTAL ACCOUNTABILITY AND TECHNICAL RELATIONSHIP GUIDE

This guide provides detailed explanations of on the vertical accountability system between the ministries and provinces, and the horizontal accountability system between the transferred directorates and provincial government, in accordance with the provisions of the Iraqi Constitution and laws in force. It identifies the: 1) mechanisms of local monitoring and inspection to be practiced by the provincial government’s legislative and executive levels; 2) technical relationships related to joint legal, administrative, and financial functions; 3) technical relationships of devolved directorates; and 4) reports and statistics that must be submitted to the ministries by the provinces.