> Vol. 4, No 2. 2013 > Interagency Rebuilding Efforts in Iraq: A Case Study of the Rusafa Political District

Stuart W. Bowen, Jr., and Craig Collier
Interagency Rebuilding Efforts in Iraq: A Case Study of the Rusafa Political District


13 2013

From 2004-2012, the Special Inspector General for Iraq Reconstruction (SIGIR) conducted 387 inspections and audits of U.S.-funded projects and programs that supported stabilization and reconstruction operations in Iraq. Most of SIGIR’s reviews focused on large-scale projects or programs. In a recent special report, SIGIR accomplished a novel study examining a particular part of the rebuilding effort. That report reviewed the remarkably diverse spectrum of programs and projects executed in a crucial geographic area in Iraq, the Rusafa Political District, delving into who built what and at what cost