August 31, 2011
HIRAT, AFGHANISTAN- The first of a network of community multimedia centers officially opened in the city of Hirat on Sunday. The USAID-funded center will provide access to the internet and other digital media technology for the use of private citizens, civil-society organizations, social groups, and small businesses.
August 24, 2011
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN- During today’s ceremony at the Tarakhil Power Plant near Kabul, a state-of-the art National Load Control Center has been officially transferred to the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Ryan Crocker, USAID Administrator Dr. Rajiv Shah, Mission Director Ken Yamashita, Acting Minister of Energy and Water Mohammad Ismail Khan, and Chief Executive Officer of Da Breshna Afghanistan (DABS) Abdul Razique Samadi took part in the official handover ceremony.
August 24, 2011
August 8, 2011
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN- The Ministry of Public Health of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan organized a launching ceremony of the National Strategy for Improving Quality in Health Care. The goal of the strategy is to improve health services and health outcomes, ultimately improving the overall health and wellbeing of the Afghan population.
August 6, 2011
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN- Construction of the Bibi Sarwary Park recently began under the auspices of the Kabul Municipality. The park, which will be completed in 90 days, is located in the first part of Khair Khana in District 11, adjacent to Bibi Sarwari Sangari High School. When completed, the park will provide a green space to filter air pollution, as well as being a place for students to enjoy.
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