Governance refers to the exercise of authority, direction, and control of an organization to ensure that its purpose is achieved. It involves how power is exercised, decisions made and accountability ensured.
The IoG will be working closely with officials from the federal government and several governorates to test certain principles of gove...rnance and federalism against the reality on the ground among selected governorates.  The aim is also to support and ensure that lessons learned can be applied during the rollout of decentralization. More
The participants of the seminar were the Direct Generals of the Ministry of Planning in Baghdad.
The participants were the elected members of the Provincial Council of Basra and their staff. 
 The seminar's participants were the Director Generals and officials of the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs.
The participants of the seminar are the senior officials of the Ministry of Education in Baghdad.
 The seminar's participants were the senior officials from the Institute on Governance.
Seminar's participants were senior officials of the Ministry of Planning. 
Mrs. Marayntonett Flumian, President of IOG and other IOG members facilitated the seminar in Karbala.
 Mrs. Maryantonett Flumian, President of IOG and other IOG members facilitated the seminar at the SalahAldeen Provincial Council.
 Participants of the seminar were the senior officials of the Ministry of Youth and Sport in Baghdad.
 Continuing the process of building a common language of fiscal federalism and decentralization, governance and leadership that they will be using throughout the course.