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Afghanistan Became the First Donor to the UNESCO Multi Partner Fund


27 May 2016: The Ministry of Finance is proud to be the first donor to the UNESCO Multi Partner Fund Multi-Partner Trust Fund to develop Culture and Creative Industries in Afghanistan. The Fund was inaugurated today by President Ghani and UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova.

UNESCOH.E. Afghan President Ashraf Ghani praised the Minister of Finance to reach the Afghanistan to the first position in this fund. It will improve the capacity of our national institutions to preserve and promote Afghanistan's cultural heritage, increase employment in the culture sector.  He added.

Eklil Hakimi the Minister of Finance ask all our development partners to contribute to this national effort to carry forward Afghanistan’s long-term agenda for culture and development.