SAAVI is part of the overall EU 2019-Special Measure towards support to governance and sustainable job creation in Iraq. As such, the project is fully aligned with the initiatives of partner organizations, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), International Organization for Migration (IOM), International Labour Organization (ILO), and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in the domain of private sector engagement and agricultural development.
Government of Iraq
The project is implemented under the leadership of the Government of Iraq through the Ministry of Planning (MoP), Ministry of Agriculture (MoA) and Ministry of Trade (MoT).
The project ensures the involvement of a wide range of partners from the civil society, as well as, public and private sector organizations including the Ministry of Youth and Sports, Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs, Ministry of Health and the Environment, Central Organization for Standardization and Quality Control (COSQC), Directorates of Agriculture, Federation of Iraqi Chambers of Commerce, sector associations, business incubators and accelerators, universities, among others.