Success Stories

GSP/Taqadum service delivery specialist meets with Wasit’s Water Director, Mr Abdul Khadum Thamir, to verify the completion of the project

GSP/Taqadum’s staff saw the fruit of its Service Delivery Implementation Plan (SDI) labor  in not just one service delivery area, but in two different areas: water and sanitation in the province of Diwaniyah.According to a United Nations March 2014 “Water in Iraq Factsheet”, thirty years of conflict and a lack of capital investment have left Iraq’s water infrastructure in shambles. In addition, the negative effects of climate change, years of drought (considered “one of the most serious crises facing Iraq”) and a population both growing and on the run due to ongoing terrorist violence have worked to severely limit the
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Service Delivery Success Story

GSP/Taqadum service delivery specialist meets with Wasit’s Water Director, Mr Abdul Khadum Thamir, to verify the completion of the project Since the project’s extension took effect June 1 of this year and the Government of Iraq’s continued commitment to decentralization GSP/Taqadum’s work has grown on a weekly basis to what feels like an exponential level. Much of our work is hands-on with ministry and local government officials and their staff, and therefore is rewarding in and of itself. Yet the result of that work is more long-term and not that quickly visible. It is in the area of service delivery
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