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Board of Commissioners in IHEC granted first official License for a party

The Board of Commissioners (BoC) in the IHEC granted the first official license for (Volition Movement) according to the Political Law no. (36) of 2015
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IHEC organizes a Workshop for writing Program of Results for upcoming electoral events

The IHEC organized a workshop under the guidance of the Chief of Electoral office Mr. Wael al Waeli and in cooperation with the Director General...
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Board of Commissioners Member Gulshan Kamal Ali participates in Seminar of Gender in Qadisiyah

The Qadisiyah electoral office organized a seminar of Gender under the slogan (women are half of the society… key partner in decision- making) on Wednesday...
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IHEC participates in Joint Meeting at Ministry of Planning

The IHEC represented by the Board of Commissioners Member Mrs. Gulshan Kamal Ali participated in the joint meeting at the Ministry of Planning with participation...
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Member of Board of Commissioners Gulshan Kamal Ali participates in Conference about Participation of Woman in upcoming elections

The Member of Board of commissioners Mrs. Gulshan Kamal Ali participated in the conference on Thursday 15\12\2016 that was organized by Electoral Babylon Office about...
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IHEC organizes Blood Donation Campaign for Wounded of Security Forces and needed patients

The IHEC organized a Blood Donation Campaign for the employees of the National Office on Sunday 18\12\2016 in the Media Center The campaign was in cooperation...
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Chairperson and Deputy of BoC meet British Ambassador

The Chairperson of Board of Commissioners (BoC) Mr. Sarbast Mustafa Rasheed and the Deputy of (BoC) Mr. Qatie al Zobay met the British Ambassador Mr....
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Moqdad al Sharify: IHEC announces the end of Legal Period for registration Old Political Parties

The IHEC announced the end of the legal period for registration of old parties at the end of the official working day on 12\12\2016 according...
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IHEC organizes Workshop for Gender Team

The IHEC organized a workshop for the Gender Team in Sulaymaniyah for three days started on 08\12\2016. In the presence of the Board of Commissioners...
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IHEC participates in International Forum of Electoral Offices in Mozambique

The IHEC participated in the International Forum held in Maputo the capital of Mozambique for the period 5-6\November  The Board of Commissioners Member Mr. Muhasan al...
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Chairperson of BoC and Chief of Electoral Office meets Deputy of Representative of Secretary-General of UN and representatives of Diplomatic Bodies in Iraq

The Chairperson of Board of Commissioners (BoC) Mr.Sarbast Mustafa Rasheed and the Chief of Electoral Office Mr. Wael al Waeli met the Deputy of the...
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IHEC organizes a Campaign for cleaning in occasion of Voluntary Work Week

Under the Slogan (We are all responsible on cleaning ... hygiene is awareness and behavior) Sponsored by the Chief of Electoral Office Mr. Wael al Waeli,...
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IHEC attends Extra Meeting of Council of Ministers

The IHEC attended the meeting of the Council of Ministers in the evening on Sunday 04\12\2016 in order to discuss the draft of the Law...
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Chairperson and Members of BoC meets members of Committee of Seven in AJC

The Chairperson of the Board of Commissioners (BoC) Mr. Sarbast Mustafa Rasheed, the Members of (BoC) Mr. Safa al Musawi and Mr. Seror al Hitawy...
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Board of Commissioners Member Gulshan Kamal Ali participates in Workshop of Gender in Muthanna

The Board of Commissioners (BoC) Member in the IHEC Mrs. Gulshan Kamal Ali in the educated workshop under the slogan (Gender is essential in the...
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Chairperson of Board of Commissioners meets United States Ambassador in Iraq

The Chairperson of the Board of Commissioners (BoC) Mr. Sarbast Mustafa Rasheed met the United States Ambassador in Iraq Mr. Doughlas A. Silliman on Monday...
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Chairperson of Board of Commissioners meets Assistant Secretary General for Political Affairs

The Chairperson of the Board of Commissioners (BoC) Mr. Sarbast Mustafa Rasheed met the Assistant Secretary General for Political Affairs Mr. Miroslav Jenca accompanied with...
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IHEC participates in (16) Days Campaign to resist Violence against Gender

The IHEC participated in the (16) Days Campaign to resist violence against gender on 26\11\2016, that organized by the Secretariat General of the Council of...
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Wael al Waeli: Board of Commissioners extends Biometric Registration of Voters

The Chief of Electoral Office Mr. Wael al Waeli announced on extending the Biometric Registration of voters until 28\2\2017 to give a chance to the...
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Ghassan al Attiah presents an apologize for his announcements against IHEC in one of the Satellite Channels

Mr. Ghassan al Attiah presented an apologize to the Board of Commissioners (BoC) in the IHEC for his announcements in one of the Satellite Channels...
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IHEC: Muqdad al Sharify calls Old Political Parties registered in previous elections to register in Parties Affairs Office

The Spokesperson in the IHEC and the Board of Commissioners Member Mr. Muqdad al Sharify called the old Political Parties and Entities that registered in...
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Board of Commissioners Member Gulshan Kamal Ali heads a meeting with the Gender Team in IHEC

The Board of Commissioners Member Mrs. Gulshan Kamal Ali held a meeting with the Gender Team in the IHEC on 22\11\2016  The meeting included discussing the...
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Chairperson of (BoC) participates in monitoring American Elections and Seventh Conference of World Organization for Elections

The Chairperson of the Board of Commissioners (BoC) in the IHEC Mr. Sarbast Mustafa Rasheed participated in the American Electoral Program and the Seventh Conference...
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Board of Commissioners Member Gulshan Kamal Ali visits a number of Librated Areas

The Board of Commissioners Member in the IHEC Mrs. Gulshan Kamal Ali visited a number of the Librated Areas in Kirkuk and Salah al Din...
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IHEC received Delegation of Civil Society Organizations

The Board of Commissioners Member Mrs. Gulshan Kamal Ali received the Delegation of the Civil Society Organizations on Monday 14\11\2016 in the headquarter of the...
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Muqdad al Sharify: Scheduled Timetable for running Province Councils Elections affected by non-completion requirements for holding it

The Spokesperson of the IHEC and the Board of the Commissioners Member Mr. Muqdad al Sharify announced on affecting the scheduled timetable of running the...
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Ministry of Commerce honors IHEC Shield and discretionary Certificate

The Ministry of Commerce\ the General Company for Exhibitions and Trading Service honored the IHEC shield and discretionary certificate on Sunday 13\11\2016 for its effective...
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Chief of Electoral Office meets High Operational Committee in IHEC

The Chief of Electoral Office Mr. Wael al Waeli met the High Operational Committee and held a meeting in the presence of Assistance of the...
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IHEC participates in Conference of Baghdad Province for resisting Violence against Woman

The IHEC represented by the Board of Commissioners Member Mrs. Gulshan Kamal Ali participated in the conference of Baghdad Province for resisting the violence against...
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Qatai al Zobay: Postponing Elections needs Legal legislation

The Deputy of the Board of Commissioners Mr. Qatai al Zobay announced on receiving a letter from the Presidency included postponing the Provincial Councils Elections...
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Wael al Waeli: Three Presidencies decides to postpone Provincials Councils Elections non-organized within a region in 2017

The Chief of Electoral Office Mr. Wael al Waeli announced on 10\11\2016 that the IHEC received a letter from the Presidency, stating that the three...
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Board of Commissioners Member Gulshan Kamal Ali meets Deputy of Foreign Minister

The board of Commissioners Mrs. Gulshan Kamal Ali met on Wednesday 09\11\1016 the Deputy of Foreign Ministers for the Legal Affairs and multilateral relations in...
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Chief of Electoral Office in IHEC meets Directors Generals of National Office and Governorates' Offices

The Chief of Electoral Office in the IHEC Mr. Wael al Waeli met the Directors Generals of the National Office and Governorates' offices on Wednesday...
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Qatia al Zobay: Number of Political Parties registered in Department of Political Parties and Organizations Affairs is 138 parties

The Deputy of the Chairperson of the Board of Commissioners Mr. Qatia al Zobay announced on increasing the number of the Political Parties that registered...
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Muhasan al Musawi: IHEC is ready to issue New Electronic Voter Card

The Board of Commissioners Member Mr. Muhasan al Musawi announced on the readiness of the IHEC to issue the Electronic Voter Card Mr. Al Musawi said...
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Board of Commissioners Member Gulshan Kamal Ali meets a number of House of Representatives Member

The Board of Commissioners Member Mrs. Gulshan Kamal Ali met a number of the House of Representatives Women Member on Monday 07\11\2016  During the meeting, they...
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Wael al Waeli: IHEC extends the period of Biometric Registration

The Chief of Electoral Office Mr. Wael al Waeli announced on extending the period of the Biometric Registration until 30\11\2016 in order to give a...
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Muqdad al Sharify: IHEC in a Critical Situation

The Spokesperson of the IHEC and the Board of the Commissioners Member Mr. Muqdad al Sharify stressed that the IHEC is in a Critical Situation...
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IHEC organizes a Position of Solidarity to support Security Forces involved in Liberation of Mosul

The IHEC organized a position of solidarity to support the Security Forces participating in Liberation of Mosul on Thursday 03\11\2016 in front of the IHEC...
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Chairperson of Board of Commissioners meets Representative of Secretary-General of United Nations in Iraq

The Chairperson of the Board of Commissioners (BoC) Mr. Sarbast Mustafa Rasheed visited the Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations in Iraq Mr....
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IHEC participates in Conference of Muslim Day to resist violence against Woman

The IHEC participated in the annual conference in the first day of Safar, the Islamic Day to resist violence against Woman. The Conference held in...
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IHEC signs an understanding memorandum with International for Democratic and Electoral Assistance

The IHEC signed an understanding Memorandum with the International for Democratic and Electoral Assistance (IDEA) through a workshop held by the mentioned Assistance in Tunis...
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IHEC participates in Electoral Educational Conference in India

IHEC participated in the Conference held by the Indian Electoral Commission in cooperation with the United Nations Development Program and the International Democratic Electoral Organization...
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IHEC\Department of Building Capabilities holds a workshop for its employees about (Gender) the Social Type

The IHEC\ the Department of Building Capabilities held a workshop about the Gender in the Electoral Educating Institution for the period 23-25\10\2016. The workshop discussed...
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IHEC holds a training workshop on procedures of procurements, clearing account of procurements and inventory related to it

The IHEC\ Department of Control and Internal Audit in cooperation with the Department of the Building Capabilities held a workshop on procedures of procurement, clearing...
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Muqdad al Sharify: IHEC calls Political Parties approved on them previously to complete the registration in Department of Parties

The Spokesperson of the IHEC and the member of the Board of Commissioners Mr. Muqdad al Sharity called all the Political Parties that approved on...
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Board of Commissioners Member Gulshan Kamal Ali presents a Condolence

Peace on you, mercy and blessings of Allah With deep sorrow and grief, we received the news of painful massacre in the Feminism Mosque AlaalKhania in...
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Gulshan Kamal Ali presents her Condolences to press in martyrdom a number of Journalists

The Board of Commissioners Member Mrs. Gulshan Kamal Ali presented her Condolences to Media and the Free Press in Iraq in martyrdom a number of...
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Deputy of Board of Commissioners Qatai al Zubay participates in Farewell of Manger of Office of Political Affairs in UN in Iraq

The Deputy of the Board of Commissioners Mr. Qatai al Zubay participated in the celebration of the UN in Iraq to farewell of the manger...
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Chief of Electoral Office holds a meeting with the High Operational Committee in the IHEC

The Chief of the Electoral Office (CEO) Mr. Wael al Waeli held a meeting with the High Operational Committee in the IHEC in the presence...
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IHEC holds a special Workshop for Political Parties Law in cooperation with Governance Center for Public Politics

The IHEC\ Department of the Political and Organizations Affairs held a Symposium about the Political Parties Law in cooperation with the Governance Center for Public...
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Moqdad al Sharify : IHEC in process of sending a draft of Electoral Expenditure Law to Council of Ministers

The Spokesperson of the IHEC Mr. Moqdad al Sharify announced that the Board of Commissioners in process of sending a draft of Electoral Expenditure Law...
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Chief Electoral Office blesses starting of Liberation Operations of Nineveh

In the name of Allah, the most Gracious, the most Merciful     Support from Allah and imminent Victory      God Almighty has spoken the truth The...
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Safa al Musawi meets Chairperson of Independent Electoral Commission of Jordan

The Board of Commissioners Member and the Head of the Executive Office of the Arabic Electoral Offices Organization  Mr. Safa al Musawi met the Chairperson...
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Board of Commissioners Member Gulshan Kamal Ali blesses Security Forces for starting Libration of Nineveh

The Board of Commissioners Member Mrs. Gulshan Kamal Ali blessed the Security Forces included the Iraqi army Forces, the Public Crowd, the Peshmerga Forces and...
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Safa al Musawi participates in meeting of Executive Office of the Arabic Electoral Offices Organization

The Board of Commissioners Member and the Head of the Executive Office of the Arabic Electoral Offices Organization  Mr. Safa al Musawi participated in the...
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Wael al Waeli : IHEC approves on Technical Specifications and actual need for the project of Electronic Polling and Counting Boxes

The Chief Electoral Office Mr. Wael al Waeli announced that the Board of Commissioners approved on the technical specifications and the actual need (Study of...
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Qatia al Zobay: The number of political parties registered in Department of Political Parties and Organizations Affairs is 114 parties

The Deputy of the Chairperson of the Board of Commissioners Mr. Qatia al Zobay announced on increasing the number of the Political Parties that registered...
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IHEC participates in the Celebration of National Day of Spain

Responding to the invitation presented by the Spanish Embassy in Baghdad, the IHEC participated in the Celebration of the National Day of Spain on Monday...
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President of Iraqi Kurdistan Region receives Chairperson of Board of Commissioners in the IHEC

The President of the Iraqi Kurdistan Region Mr. Masoud Barzani received the Chairperson of the Board of Commissioners in the IHEC Mr. Sarbast Mustafa Rasheed...
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IHEC participates in monitoring the Local Election in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Responding to the invitation presented by the Association World Electoral Bodies (AWEB) and the Central Electoral Commission (CEC) in Bosnia and Herzegovina , the...
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IHEC participates in Conference of Activating the Resolution 1325 … Reality and Ambitious

The IHEC participated in the Conference of Activating the Resolution 1325 … Reality and Ambitious that organized by Al Nahreen Center for Strategic Studies in...
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IHEC participates in Conferences of National Vision for Iraq about aims of Sustainable Development 2015-2030 for Social Gender

The United Nations Development Program in Iraq in cooperation with the General Secretariat for the Council of Ministers organized a conference of the National Vision...
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IHEC \ Capacity Building Department in cooperation with the Integrity Board organize a number of Educational Courses

The IHEC \ The Capacity Building Department in cooperation with the Integrity Board organized a number of Educational Courses for the period 20-29\09\2016 under the...
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Muqdad al Sharify congratulates Al Sumaria Channel in anniversary of its foundation

The Spokesperson of the IHEC and the Member of the Board of Commissioners Mr. Muqdad al Sharify congratulated Al Sumaria Channel in the twelfth anniversary...
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Chairperson of Board of Commissioners in IHEC participates in monitoring the Russian Duma Council Election

Responding to the invitation from the Head of the Central committee of Election in Russian, the Chairperson of the Board of Commissioners Mr. Sarbast Mostafa...
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Aziz al Khikany: Wael al Waeli assumes the duties of Chief of Electoral Office

  The Member of Board of Commissioners Mr. Wael al Waeli assumes the duties of the Chief of Electoral Office after voting on him by the...
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Qatia al Zobay: The number of political parties registered in Department of Political Parties and Organizations Affairs is 99 parties

The Deputy of the Chairperson of Board of Commissioners Mr. Qatia al Zobay announced on increasing the number of Political Parties that registered in the...
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IHEC holds an expand Conference to deliver the Data of Ministries of Interior and Defense Employees

In the Occasion of completing the process of Biometric Registration of the employees of the Ministries of Interior and Defense, the IHEC held on 21\09\2016...
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Muhsen al Musawi: Resuming the Process of Biometric Registration throughout Iraq

The Chief Electoral Office Mr. Muhsen al Musawi announced resuming the process of the Biometric Registration in all registration centers that deployed throughout Iraq, for...
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Muhsen al Musawi: The process of updating Voters Record ends successfully

The Chief of the Electoral Office Mr. Muhsen al Musawi announced that the process of updating the Voters Record finished in the end of the...
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Chairperson of Board of commissioners meets the Ambassador of Japan in Iraq

The Chairperson of the Board of Commissioners Mr. Sarbast Rasheed met on 07\09\2016 in his office the Ambassador of Japan in Iraq Mr. Fumio Iwai...
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Seror al Hitawy: IHEC receives Appeals on Voters Record in Registration Centers

Board of Commissioners Member Mr. Seror al Hitawy announced that the IHEC received appeals on Voters Registration from citizens using form No. (220) existed in...
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Serwan Ahmed: Board of Commissioners in IHEC announces on extending period of updating voter registration of Displaced

Board of Commissioners Member Mr. Serwan Ahmed announced on 05\09\2016 extending the period of updating the voter registration of Displaced Mr. Serwan said that the...
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Mrs. Gulshan Kamal Ali: Board of Commissioners agrees to resume the Biometric Registration Process

Board of Commissioners Member Mrs. Gulshan Kamal Ali declared on 05\09\2016 that the Board of Commissioners agreed to resume the Biometric Registration Process, starting from...
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Muhsan al Mosawi : IHEC extends the period of updating voters record for two extra days

The Chief of Electoral Office Mr. Muhsan al Mosawi announced on 05\09\2016 that the IHEC extended the period of updating the voter registration for...
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Gulshan Kamal Ali : Political Parties and Organizations continue completing procedures of registration in the IHEC

The Political Parties and Organizations continue reviewing the IHEC\ the Political Parties and Organizations Affairs to register in it. Board of Commissioners Member Mrs. Gulshan...
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Seror al Hitawy : IHEC is keen on updating Voters Registration in an extraordinary efforts

The board of Commissioners Member Mr. Seror al Hitawy announced that the IHEC is keen on updating the voter records for displaced within their areas...
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The Deputy of the Chairperson of (BOC) visits voter registration centers in outskirts of Baghdad

The Deputy of the Chairperson of the (BOC) Mr. Qatai al Zobay visited on 28\08\2016 voter registration centers in the outskirts of Baghdad in accompanied...
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IHEC : The Popular Crowd body is a Security Institution can't been considered as a political entity participating in Elections

The IHEC announced that the Popular Crowd Body is a military institution related with the Security Forces. The Political Party Law No. (36) in 2015...
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Moqdad Sharify : IHEC doubles the number of voter registrations centers of Displaced People from two until eight centers in Erbil

  The spokesperson of the IHEC and the member of (BOC) Mr. Moqdad Sharify announced on doubling the number of the voter registrations centers of displaced...
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The Chairperson of the Commissioners Mr. Sarbast Rasheed meets a Delegation of Coalition of civil society organizations for watching the upcoming elections

The Chairperson of the Commissioners in the IHEC Mr. Sarbast Rasheed met on 24\08\2016 a Delegation of Coalition of the civil society organizations for...
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Mrs. Gulshan Kamal Ali calls Political Parties and Organizations to urge voters to review voter registration centers

The (BOC) Member Mrs. Gulshan Kamal Ali called on 24\08\2016 the political parties and organizations to urge their voters to review the voter registration centers...
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Muqdad Sharify calls on Media to visit voter registration centers for purpose of media coverage for the updating process

The Spokesman of the IHEC and the member of board of the commissioners Mr. Meqdad Sharifi called the media of satellite channels, newspapers and agencies...
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Muhsen al Mousawi : an increase in number of voters who update their data in biometric voters registration

The IHEC Chief Electoral Officer, Mr. Muhsen al-Musawi declared on 21/08/2016 an increase in the number of voters who updated their data in the...
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Qatia al Zobay: An increase in number of political parties that registers in Political Parties and Organizations Affairs

  The Deputy of the Chairperson of (BoCs) Mr. Qatia al Zobay announced that an increase in the number of the political parties registered in the...
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Representatives of Board of commissioners meet the Australian Ambassador in Baghdad

Mr. sarbast Rasheed chairperson of the board of commissioner accompanied by Mr. safa al Mosawi met with the Australian ambassador in the headquarter of the...
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The Independent High Electoral Commission congratulates the Press Syndicate in the anniversary of Iraq Press’s Day

IHEC congratulated the Iraqi press syndicate in their one hundred forty seven anniversary day that witnessed publishing the first Iraqi newspaper ( Alzawraa’) . The statement...
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IHEC continues hold educational symposiums about the Biometric project.

On Tuesday, 14 Jun 2016 the Independent High Electoral Commission (IHEC) / Public outreach division held an Educational Symposium about the biometric registration at the...
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The IHEC congratulates the Iraqi people for the liberation of Fallujah district

The IHEC Board of Commissioners (BoC) has congratulated the Iraqi people for the victories achieved by our security forces in various forms, and by the...
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Mr. Muhsen al-Musawi: The IHEC decides to extend the period of Biometric Voter Registration

The IHEC Chief Electoral Officer, Mr. Muhsen al-Musawi declared on 19 June that the IHEC has extended the period of Biometric voter Registration, both types...
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Seror al Hitawy Announces starting of biometric registration special voting for affiliates of the security forces in Anbar province

The Board of Commissioners member Mr. Seror al Hitawy announced starting biometric registration special voting for the affiliates of the security forces in...
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Mr. Qatia al Zobay and the Accompanied Delegation Meet the Governor of Al-Sulymanah Province

The deputy of the chairperson of (BoC) Mr.Qatia al Zobay and the accompanied delegation met the governor of al sulymanah province Mr. Aso Faredoon...
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The President of Council of Representatives records his Biometric Data

In a step to support the work of the Independent High Electoral Commission and its national biometric registration project , the president of the...
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Qatia al Zobay Heads the Delegation of Board of Commissioner to visit Kurdistan Regional Electoral Office (KREO)

The deputy of the chairperson of (BoC) Mr. Qatia al Zobay headed the delegation of the board of commissioners in IHEC to visit (...
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Muhasan Musawai: IHEC completes gathering and analyzing biometric data from previous stage of work.

The chief electoral officer (CEO) Muhasan Musawai declared completion gathering and analyzing biometric data of voters that collected from the previous stage of work. He added...
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Muqdad Sharify: increasing the rate of biometric registration of special voting for the affiliation of the defense and interior ministries

spokesman of IHEC and the member of board of commissioners Muqdad Sharify declared increasing the rate of biometric registration of special voting for the affiliation...
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Wael al-Waeli: increasing biometric voters registration rate in Baghdad and provinces

IHEC, Board of Commissioners member Mr. Wael al-Waeli announced that the rate of public/special biometric voter registration reached (27%) in the provinces that started registration...
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Representative of the United Nations Secretary – General for Iraq, Jan kubis meets the Independent high electoral Commission (IHEC), BoC Chairperson and members

Sunday, 2 April 2016, Representative of the United Nations Secretary – General for Iraq, Jan kubis hosted the Independent high electoral Commission (IHEC), BoC Chairperson...
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Qatia al-Zobay : Board of Commissioners Excludes Displaces Persons from the Fine of Losing the Voter’s Electronic Card

The deputy of the chairperson of BoCs Mr. Qatia al Zobay declared that the displaced persons excluded from the fine of losing the voter’s electronic...
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