Minister Counselor Madina Qasimi and Diplomat Jawad Raha hosted the Rumsfeld Fellows for a commemorative dinner. Minister Counselor Qasimi congratulated the fellows on their successful completion of the program and highlighted the accomplishments of Afghanistan's fellows as great assets for Afghanistan's future.
Political Counselor Barakat Rahmati met with Faridullah Mohibi, a prominent & successful Afghan actor & filmmaker, whose movie 'Sokoot' was very well received at a New York festival. Mr. Mohibi was awarded a certificate of appreciation in recognition of his commitment & enthusiasm for Afghanistan.
Ambassador Roya Rahmani met with DAS Alice Wells at the Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs (SCA) to discuss bilateral issues including the recent visit of Ambassador Wells to Kabul, Afghanistan's presidential election, and the two countries' cooperation aiming to counter corruption in Afghanistan.
Ambassador Roya Rahmani spoke at the National Democratic Institute Women's panel alongside Representative Brenda Lawrence, Bonnie Jenkins, Allison Merchant and NDI's Joan Calambokidis on “Re-Building Inclusive Political Institutions post-conflict.” Ambassador Rahmani said, “The more women who are in government & public spaces, the more people will get used to it read more
Ambassador Roya Rahmani and Diplomat Angiza Nasiree met with the Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee Representative Eliot Engel to discuss Afghanistan's recent presidential election and peace process. Chairman Engel shared his view about his recent visit to Afghanistan and expressed his continued support.
Afghanistan’s Minister of Finance Dr. Mohammad Humayon Qayoumi and Ambassador Roya Rahmani met with Wyoming's US Representative Liz Cheney to discuss Afghanistan's recent presidential election, the peace process, and security situation. Minister Qayoumi talked about Afghanistan's economic developments, regional connectivity, and recent economic accomplishments.
Afghanistan's Minister of Finance Dr. Mohammad Humayon Qayoumi and Ambassador Roya Rahmani met with Senator Dick Durbin to discuss the presidential election, peace process and security situation. Minister Qayoumi emphasized the government’s plan for future economic development and economic self-reliance.
Ambassador Roya Rahmani gave remarks and participated at the American News Women's Club: Role of Women in Diplomacy panel with St. Kitts & Nevis Ambassador Thelma Phillip-Browne and moderator Eleanor Clift. Ambassador Rahmani, "Women and girls are playing critical roles in bringing Afghanistan out of isolation and into connection with read more