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Italy to assist 5m euro with MRRD

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itly-to-support-afMinister Nasir Ahmad Durrani, the Minister of Rural Rehabilitation and Development of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, met today in his office with Mr. Luciano Pezzotti, the Ambassador of Italy to Afghanistan.

Expressing his country’s long-term commitment to supporting the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development, the Italian Ambassador said, “Italy attaches importance to the initiatives and programs undertaken by the new Minister of Rural Rehabilitation and Development in the area of community development, and Italy will support it.”

The Ambassador said that Italy will assist five million euro with the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development for the renovation and reconstruction of rural communities and Italy will stay committed to implementing its pledges.

In return, the Minister of Rural Rehabilitation and Development thanked Italy for its on going assistance to Afghanistan, in particular the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development and said, “The Leadership Board of the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development has strong will to tackle the problems facing rural population of Afghanistan”.