H.E. Minister Wais Ahmad Barmak, Minister of Rural Rehabilitation and Development met with UN special envoy for Afghanistan Yan kobish in his office this afternoon June 17, 2014.
In the meeting, H.E. Minister Wais Ahmad Barmak presented information about the national development programs of the MRRD and implementation of fundamental utility projects throughout the country in the favor of rural communities. He praised and appreciated the cooperation of International Community on a timely manner for the victims of landslide in Argo district of Badakhshan province and recent flash floods in some provinces. He hoped UN would continue its assistance for the people of Afghanistan.
In return, the UN special envoy for Afghanistan praised the activities of the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development and National Disaster Management Agency. He reiterated the UN’s further assistance to Afghanistan and its people particularly for those who have suffered the recent floods in various areas of Afghanistan.