Meeting for the Establishment of the Secretariat for CSTF1325

On 13th November 2017 The CSTF 1325 Held a Meeting to Discuss the Establishment of the Secretariat in Baghdad for the CSTF 1325 the meeting had been held by:

• H.E. Dr. Thikra Alowsh ,The Head of the High Commission For the Women Development in Iraq , and the Co- Chair of the CSTF 1325.

• Dr. Ibtisam Aziz, Director General of the Iraqi Women Empowerment Department / Council of the Ministers.

• Mr. Qassim Al- Zamili / Chairman of the Operation Room 1325.

• Mrs. Suzan Arif / Coordinator of the CSTF 1325.

The purpose of the meeting was to shed light on the importance of the establishment of this secretariat to organize the work of the CSTF1325 and to perfume the functions of executive management of the work of the CSTF1325 as well as to coordination, organization, documentation and follow up of the work of the CSTF1325, the meeting focused on the importance of establishing the secretariat and to activate the role of the legal committee of the CSTF1325 as well as the importance of linking the secretariat with head of the CSTF 1325/ Council of Ministers.