Mon, Oct

Minister Durrani Receives WB’s High-Ranking Delegation


mrrdH.E. Eng. Nasir Ahmad Durrani, the Minister of Rural Rehabilitation and Development of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, received today a delegation from the World Bank.

Mr. Mohammad Tariq Ismati, Deputy Minister for the Programmes and some of the Executive Directors of the national developmental programmes were also present in this working meeting.

The World Bank delegation included Mr. Stephen N. Ndegwa, the Acting Country Director, Mr. Richard Hogg, the Program Leader, Susanne Holste, Lead Social Development Specialist, Haroon Chakhansuri, Rural Development Specialist and Mr. Mohammad Ajmal Askerzoy, Operations Officer.

The discussions during this working meeting covered the enhancement of the collaboration in the future with the World Bank, Fourth Phase of the National Solidarity Programme (NSP) of the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development and the new vision for the ministry.