November 23, 2010
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN- A large crowd of cricket enthusiasts watched today as Finance Minister Mohammad Omer Zakhiwal and United States Ambassador Karl W. Eikenberry laid foundation stones to inaugurate the renovation of the Kabul National Cricket Stadium.
United States Ambassador and Minister of Women’s Affairs Usher in New Era for Kabul’s Women’s Garden
November 3, 2010
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN- U.S. Ambassador Karl W. Eikenberry joined Senior Afghan officials, including the Minister of Women’s Affairs, Deputy Mayor of Kabul, Governor of Kabul province and members of parliament to celebrate the reopening of the Women’s Garden in Kabul.
The historic occasion was marked with speeches, awards, and a tour of the garden’s new facilities, including a gymnasium, a library and a a restaurant funded by the Italian government.
October 11, 2010
BADAKHSHAN PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN- Local Afghan women lined up to receive their certificates in a graduation ceremony for the completion of a Midwifery Education Program in Feyzabad, Badakhshan, today. The Badakhshan Community Midwifery Education (CME) program has been in existence since 2005, with support from USAID and implemented by the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) in Badakhshan.
October 6, 2010
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN- U.S. Ambassador Karl Eikenberry, Minister Asif Rahimi and Deputy Minister Mr. Saleem Kunduzi of the Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock (MAIL) celebrated the opening of the International Agricultural Fair at Badam Bagh Farm in Kabul today. Over the next two days, the fair will draw thousands of visitors from Afghanistan and around the world.
October 5, 2010
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN- Local Afghan farmers lined up in the early morning hours to partake in the 2010 national wheat seed distribution, provided by the USAID-funded Afghanistan Vouchers for Increased Production in Agriculture (AVIPA) program.
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