Minister-Plenipotentiary and Deputy Chief of Mission Mr.Hadi Nejrabi held today a virtual meeting with leaders of the Afghan diaspora. They discussed the impact of COVID-19 on the diaspora and how to effectively advocate for assistance to Afghanistan during the pandemic.
Ambassador Roya Rahmani tele-met with Representative Jason Crow to discuss the security situation, the impact of COVID-19, the peace process, and the implementation of the agreement. Congressman Crow reiterated his continued support for Afghanistan.
Ambassador Roya Rahmani tele-met with Ambassador Alice Wells to discuss relevant bilateral issues and Ambassador Wells upcoming retirement from the Department of State.
Ambassador Roya Rahmani tele-met with Representative Michael McCaul, ranking member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee. They discussed the security situation, peace process, impact of COVID-19, and implementation of the signed agreement.
Ambassador Roya Rahmani provided closing remarks at Women Forward International and UN Institute for Training & Research (UNITAR) virtual program where Georgetown students presented reports on the Afghan peace process. Ambassador Rahmani spoke on the progress of women’s rights in Afghanistan and the essential role of women in the peace process
Ambassador Roya Rahmani tele-met with Representative Michael Waltz. They discussed the importance of the US-Afghanistan relationship in the fight against terrorism, the implementation of the peace agreement, the prisoners release between the Afghan Government and the Taliban, and the impact of COVID-19
Ambassador Roya Rahmani spoke to Radio Azadi for an exclusive interview on the importance of Afghan women's rights. Watch the full interview:
Ambassador Roya Rahmani tele-met with the CEO of the International Finance Corporation (IFC) Mr. Philippe Le Houérou and Vice President for Asia and Pacific Ms. Nena Stoiljkovic. They discussed COVID-19's impact on the economy, the increased level of violence against women, and IFC’s strategy and involvement in Afghanistan