The Ministry of Planning signed with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and the Convention on the application of the strategy for the development of the private sector, which was signed by the Iraqi side, undersecretary of the Ministry of Planning and Technical Affairs, Dr. Maher Hammad Johan, with the country director of the United Nations Development Program in the Middle East, Mr. Munir Thabet, in the presence of a number of managers in the ministry, and representatives from the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) . The undersecretary of the Ministry of Planning and technical affairs following the signing of the Convention: We are continuing to cooperate with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) , we have an ongoing partnership in many programs. He added that this issue is part sequentially from these programs which we all share in the implementation of the strategy for the development of the private sector, explaining that this is the national strategy is not a strategy of the Ministry of Planning, which had been prepared by the sectoral contacts with international participation represented by the United Nations Development Program, which was approved by the cabinet in 2014. He clarified that this strategy has been implemented commissioned by the secretariat of the Council of Ministers by the Ministry of Planning and sectoral their own domestic constituencies represented the circle of economic and financial policies and other circles. He added that the strategy had been prepared in the country was totally different, but the one thought that this sector must play an essential role in building the country in development and partnership and economic diversification in general. He continued by saying: Today we desperately need to be the role of the private sector match the reality of our talk, pointing out that this strategy include basic axes, go to the private sector of the country and the States surrounding the clear pace encouraged to enter into real action in the general economic development. With the topic mainly in the private sector to absorb the bulk of the expected unemployment as a result of the employment opportunities provided by the state of the public sector and therefore this important part of the fact that too many categories reflected .since graduating annually more than 200 thousand graduates in the colleges and institutes, confirming the necessity to find them a place in the labor market and should be partners in development and benefiting or winners from each of the economic development of the country. He expressed his hope that this partnership or the Convention from which we have our hands on the right track for implementation. The objective of this Convention is to provide a framework to facilitate cooperation and coordination between the two parties on the basis of the year in areas of common interest and accordingly does not include any operational program or the financial commitments of the parties, and the goal of the project for the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) is to monitor and evaluate the implementation of the strategy for the development of the private sector for the ministry of planning is to provide funding and technical arrangements for the implementation of the strategy for the development of the private sector (Psds) in Iraq. On his part, the country director of the United Nations Development Program in the Middle East" that the Convention is under the principle of cooperation between the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and the Iraqi government on the subject of the application of the strategy for the development of the private sector, it is believed that there are comprehensive and the conviction of the importance of the private sector in Iraq b the subject of employment opportunities and the challenge is in creating employment opportunities is the biggest challenge now in Iraq after the liberation. The great challenge is the economic advancement of which must be comprehensive in covering all citizens, especially young people who unfortunately have so far been unable to enter the work enough to satisfy their wishes and aspirations, there must be a role for the private sector. He explained that the development of the private sector and mode of development is within the strategy of the Ministry of Planning, confirming its readiness to cooperate with the ministry to implement this strategy , it is important for us is the subject of the role of the support of the ministry in the framework of the Ministry helps to monitor the implementation of this strategy as a result, addressing the policies according to this monitoring and give the facts of this is briefly the nature of cooperation, which will get between the ministry of planning and program of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP ).