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Title: Iraqi Citizens Network

Implementing organization: Tolerancy International

Granted by: IREX

Target group: 40 participants who are interested in citizen journalism from Erbil, Mosul, Kirkuk, and Baghdad

Where: In Erbil and Baghdad

When: Feb 5th, 6th, 2010 in Erbil

                Feb 26th, 2010 in Baghdad



1.      Title: From Totalitarianism to Democracy: International experiences - National dialogue, reconciliation and accountability in Iraq: creating a space for public consultation.


2.      Proposed by (name of the NGO): Tolerancy International (TI) 


3.      Description of the NGO: Tolerancy International is a registered NGO with the KRG (Kurdistan Regional Government - Iraq) Ministry of Interior, registration number 13593, registration issued on  23 October 2007.Tolerancy International strives for tolerance, mutual acceptance, reformation, secularism and the establishment of liberal values such as, national reconciliation and compromise, amnesty, human rights, minority and women rights, freedom of press, transparency and the rule of law, free development of personality within the context of rights and liberties, so that these ideals become a way of life to ensure the evolution of liberalization and stable secular democracies worldwide.


Project Title: Teaching Tolerance

Grant location: Kurdistan Region, Erbil.                                        

Start date: April 1st, 2008                                                                      

End date:  Nov 30th, 2008


 Tolerancy International                                                                       

Grantee contact name and title:

Adnan Mayah, Director, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.     



 Name of the project:

Building National Unity among Iraqis

Name of the organization (in English):

 Tolerancy International


Name of the organization (in original language): 

التسامحية العالمية


 Erbil, Rasti, Behind Naza Mall