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Improving municipal government the focus of UN-Backed event in Paktya

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More effective coordination with civil society groups will lead to better municipal government in Paktya, said participants at an event backed by the UN in the southeastern province.


unamaThe event, organized by the regional office of the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) in collaboration with the Gardez Municipality Department, drew some 30 participants, including 10 women, from government offices, the private sector and the media.
The meeting was designed to strengthen municipal governance by promoting public understanding of the government’s duties and responsibilities and by discussing areas of cooperation among the concerned residents in the area.