H.E. Ambassador Dr. Sayed Mohammad Amin Fatimie warmly welcomed Afghan Non-Governmental Organization/Civil Society Organization members who were on their visit to Japan for the part of capacity building project. H.E. Ambassador Dr. Fatimie expressed the importance of the partnership between Afghan and Japanese Civil Society to engage together to reach shared goals. Highlighting NGO activities in Afghanistan in last 14 years, H.E. Dr. Fatimie emphasized that the government supports their activities. In addition, H.E. Ambassador noted that Japanese government’s support and assistance have been crucial for the civil society’s activities, and He hopes the achievements will be made continuously. H.E. Ambassador Dr. Fatimie also praised and encouraged the attended NGO members for their daily efforts, as well as appreciated their Japanese counterpart, Peace Winds Japan, AAR Japan, Civil Sophia and Japan Volunteer Center for their leadership and assistance.
The Afghan side members were Mr. Sayed Fazlullah Wahidi, Mr. Sayed Rahim Sattar, Mr. Barialai Omarzai from Afghanistan NGOs Coordination Bureau; and Ms. Fiona Gall, Mr. Tamim Sabri, Mr. Zubair Ahmad Sohail from Agency Coordinating Body for Afghan Relief and Development.