Baghdad, 20 March 2017 – The United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) hosted today a meeting of civil society organizations to discuss measures aimed at strengthening the participation and representation of women in the electoral and political processes.
Baghdad, 13 September 2015 – During his meeting today with the IHEC Commissioners, the Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Iraq (SRSG), Mr. Ján Kubiš expressed the United Nations continuing commitment and support in promoting the professionalism, independence and impartiality of Iraq’s electoral institutions.
Baghdad, 5 September 2014 - As the government formation process in Iraq nears the constitutional deadline, the Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Iraq (SRSG), Mr. Nickolay Mladenov, encourages all political parties to proceed in a spirit of compromise and quickly finalise the negotiations on the government programme and team.
Baghdad, 14 August 2014 - The Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General (SRSG) for Iraq, Mr. Nickolay Mladenov, today welcomed the decision of Nouri al-Maliki to support the nomination by President Fuad Masoum of Dr. Haider al-Abbadi to form a new government.
New York, 14 August 2014 - The Secretary-General commends the decision of Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki to withdraw his candidature and his pledge to support Mr. Haider al-Abbadi as nominee to succeed him.
13 August 2014- The Members of the Security Council are encouraged by the decision of Iraqi President Fuad Masum to nominate a new Prime Minister-designate.
New York, 11 August 2014: The Secretary-General welcomes the forward movement toward government formation in Iraq. He also commends Iraqi President Fuad Massoum for having charged Dr. Haider al-Abbadi, in accordance with the the Iraqi Constitution, with the formation of a new government. He encourages Dr. al-Abbadi, Prime Minister-designate, to form a broad-based government acceptable to all components of Iraqi society, in accordance with the constitutional time-frame.
Baghdad, 11 August 2014 - The Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General (SRSG) for Iraq, Mr. Nickolay Mladenov, today welcomed the decision of the President of Iraq, Dr. Fuad Masoum, to accept the nomination of the largest bloc in Parliament, Dr. Haider al-Abbadi, as prime minister-designate, who should now undertake the formation of a new government.
Baghdad, 11 August 2014 —The Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General (SRSG) for Iraq, Mr. Nickolay Mladenov, expresses his grave concern over the latest political developments in Iraq and calls on political leaders to respect the constitutional responsibilities of the President.
Baghdad, 6 August 2014 - Ahead of the constitutional deadline for the nomination of a candidate for the post of Prime Minister, the Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General (SRSG) for Iraq, Mr. Nickolay Mladenov, urged Iraq’s political leadership to set aside their differences and to work together to swiftly form an inclusive government.