The Permanent Representative of the I.R of Afghanistan to the UNOG, Ambassador Nasir Ahmad Andisha had a meeting with the head of the EU delegation to the United Nations in Geneva, Ambassador, Walter Stevens
The Permanent Representative of the I.R of Afghanistan to the UNOG, Ambassador Nasir Ahmad Andisha had a meeting with the head of the EU delegation to the United Nations in Geneva, Ambassador, Walter Stevens. In this meeting they discussed about EU’s long term supporting peace, reconciliation and development. Afghanistan –EU cooperation in UN- Geneva and Afghanistan’s candidacy for IOM DDG.
Deputy Foreign Minister Mr. Hekmat Khalil Karzai met the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Mr. Filippo Grandi in Geneva
Mr. Karzai appreciated the cooperation of UNHCR for the Afghan refugees and internally displaced and gave information on the political and security situations, peace process, political and regional connectivity processes, parliamentary and presidential elections, and migration crisis.
Mr. Grandi emphasized the continuation of the commission’s cooperation regarding the world’s refugees not least the Afghan refugees and internally displaced.
Both sides discussed and exchanged opinion on the agenda for the meeting on Afghanistan due to be held in November 2018 in Geneva.
Afghanistan Chairs the Executive Committee that is the governing body of UNHCR in the current year. The Committee meets in Geneva.
Afghanistan as Coordinator of health and social issues called a meeting of Ambassadors of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Group on Monday May 14, 2018 at the UNOG. The agenda of the meeting was: briefing of Ambassador Dalil of her visit to Rohingya refugees’ sites at Cox’s Bazar of Bangladesh, briefing by WHO Director General Dr Tedros A. Ghebreyesus to the group, Palestine issues at the 71th session of the World Health Assembly, and the OIC briefing on the last OIC Health Ministers Conference and Labor Ministers Conference