Tag: Afghanistan

Remarks by Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of #Kazakhstan #RomanVassilenko at International Conference on #Afghanistan

Remarks by Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of #Kazakhstan #RomanVassilenko at International Conference on #Afghanistan

| December 11, 2018

Kazakhstan, like all countries in the region, is interested in the stable, economically sustainable and secure Afghanistan.The tense military-political situation in Afghanistan, the threat of terrorism and extremism, and drug trafficking affects Central Asia, since we have common borders, culture, history, the presence of diasporas, as well as active cross-border trade relations. In this regard, […]

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#Kazakhstan can have impact on peaceful process in #Afghanistan

#Kazakhstan can have impact on peaceful process in #Afghanistan

| November 22, 2018

The European Union is interested in Kazakhstan’s active engagement in the Afghan regulation process, EU Special Envoy for Afghanistan Roland Kobia said in an interview with Kazinform on the sidelines of the conference in EP on Joint Vision of Afghanistan. The event was organized by South Asia Democratic Forum think tank. Deputies of the European […]

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EU scales up humanitarian support to #Afghanistan as worst drought in a decade looms large

EU scales up humanitarian support to #Afghanistan as worst drought in a decade looms large

| October 9, 2018

The European Commission has allocated an additional €20 million in emergency aid to Afghanistan as the humanitarian situation has worsened since the beginning of 2018, due in part a severe drought affecting large parts of the country. This brings total EU humanitarian aid for Afghanistan to €47m in 2018. “The humanitarian situation in Afghanistan shows […]

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#Astana hosts regional conference on women’s empowerment in #Afghanistan

#Astana hosts regional conference on women’s empowerment in #Afghanistan

| September 12, 2018

The Regional Conference on Women’s Empowerment in Afghanistan was held on 5 September in Astana. The event was initiated as part of the promotion of the principles of gender equality at the global level. High-level delegations from Azerbaijan, Afghanistan, Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, the European Union, India, China, Russia, the United States of America […]

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Humanitarian aid: €37.5 million for #Afghanistan, #Pakistan and #Iran

Humanitarian aid: €37.5 million for #Afghanistan, #Pakistan and #Iran

| January 31, 2018 | 0 Comments

The European Commission has announced humanitarian assistance of €37.5 million to help people affected by conflict and natural disasters in Afghanistan, Iran and Pakistan. “The assistance we are announcing will reach those affected by the ongoing conflict in Afghanistan, both within the country and across the region, many of whom face of extremely dire conditions. […]

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#Afghanistan: EU sets out its strategy to support peace and prosperity in Afghanistan

#Afghanistan: EU sets out its strategy to support peace and prosperity in Afghanistan

Today (24 July) the High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and the European Commission have set out their vision for how the European Union can support Afghanistan both to address its challenges and to bring about positive change for the Afghan people. In recent years, Afghanistan has been confronted with a number of […]

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Over €44 million of funding to help people in need in #Afghanistan, #Iran and #Pakistan

Over €44 million of funding to help people in need in #Afghanistan, #Iran and #Pakistan

The European Commission has announced humanitarian assistance of over €44 million to help people in need in South-West and Central Asia, who continue to face the consequences of years of conflicts and displacement, as well as recurrent natural disasters. The funding will support Afghan refugees and their families in Iran and Pakistan, help victims of […]

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