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Iraq as President of the Social Forum of the Human Rights Council Wednesday 30 June 2021 136 Baghdad: Huda Al-Azzawi Yesterday, Tuesday, Iraq achieved two great successes in international forums in the field of human rights. While the Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced the selection of Iraq as president of the Social Forum of the Human Rights Council for the year 2021, the High Commission for Human Rights obtained an A rating in the Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions. A spokesman for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ahmed Al-Sahhaf, said in a statement: "Iraq has been chosen as the president of the Social Forum of the Human Rights Council for the year 2021, represented by Ambassador Abdul Karim Hashim Mustafa, the Permanent Representative of the Republic of Iraq to the United Nations Office in Geneva, to occupy the position of President of the Forum, to be held in 2021 / 10/5". In addition, the spokesperson for the High Commission for Human Rights, Ali Al-Bayati, said in an interview with Al-Sabah: “The commission was ranked A in the Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions,” noting that “national human rights institutions have several classifications determined by international committees and approved The extent to which it conforms to the Paris Principles for National Human Rights Institutions, and among the indicators is the institution’s law, the extent of its work, the extent to which it follows up on violations, and its awareness-raising efforts to curb them.”