Archive for the ‘Anti-Corruption & Transparency Initiative’ Category

May 18th, 2010 - 5:35 am § in Anti-Corruption & Transparency Initiative, Business & Investment, KRG

Kurdistan Region Focuses on the Future of IT in Government

While the United States government IT sector is undergoing significant change under the Open Government Initiative, the Kurdistan Regional Government is also revamping its IT department. Last week, officials met for a two-day conference to discuss the status and future of information technology’s [...]

April 19th, 2010 - 5:17 am § in Anti-Corruption & Transparency Initiative, KRG

Kurdistan Region Passes Its Budget

Well timed with the speech I delivered last week on transparency and good governance, the Kurdistan Regional Government has passed its 2010 budget—an accomplishment that highlights the great deal of progress our government has made in recent years. As the Kurdish Globe put it: “After two months [...]