As an advisor to the Government of Iraq including the Council of Ministers' Secretariat (COMSEC), the Prime Minister’s Advisory Council and the High Commission for the Coordination with Provinces, the IoG is providing real-time support on the ground for the key decision-makers as they implement fiscal federalism and decentralization.
This su...pport will help to strengthen Iraq`s institutional capabilities and contribute to a more responsive, efficient, accountable, and transparent public administration system and the subnational and national levels. More
IOG undertook a mission to the Kurdistan Region of Iraq and met with several Senior Eexecutives in the Kurdistan Regional Government to discuss the workplan for the coming year.  Vice-President of IOG, Sylvain Dubois and Madeleine Meilleur, Senior Advisor meeting Minister of Municipality and Minister of Interior in Kurdistan Regional Government​.
 The IOG updated Ms. Lisa Grande, Deputy Special Representative of UNAMI with its recent activities in Baghdad and in the provinces.
Mrs. Maryantonett Flumian meeting the Director General of Budget in Ministry of Finance.
 Mrs. Maryantonett Flumian, President of IOG and other team members meeting the Governor of Karbala and Assistant Country Director in UNDP-Iraq in Karbala.
 IOG team members meeting the Deputy Governor of Basra to brief him on the Fiscal Federalism and Decentralization project.
 Mrs. Maryantonett Flumian and IOG members met with the Speaker of the Council of Representatives in Iraq to coordinate IOG's activities with various parliamentary committees.
 Mrs. Maryantonett Flumian and other IOG members meeting officials from the Canadian Embassy and Global Affairs Canada in Baghdad
 The objective of the working mission to Canada is for the participants from the Federal government and KRG, representing the executive and legislative branches of the two governments, to obtain views and assistance on developing, implementing and monitoring fiscal arrangements between the levels of government in a federation.