May 17, 2011
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN- Today, USAID Acting Mission Director Robert Hellyer announced a new USAID project that will strengthen the financial sector by helping the Afghan government and the Afghan private-sector generate job creation and stimulate economic growth. The five-year Financial Access for Investing in the Development of Afghanistan (FAIDA) project launch brought together more than 100 representatives from banks, microfinance institutions, mobile network operators, and relevant government offices to discuss the future of Afghanistan’s financial sector.
May 16, 2011
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN- Justice Abdul Salam Azimi, the Chief Justice of the Afghanistan Supreme Court and U.S. Ambassador Hans G. Klemm, Coordinating Director for Rule of Law and Law Enforcement, attended the 26th Annual Judicial Stage Graduation Ceremony at the Ministerial Palace in Kabul. The program trains law, Shari’a, and Madrassa graduates to become judges. This year, 140 students were conferred degrees in the program.
May 9, 2011
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN- of the organization in its permanent home in Murad Khane, in the heart of Kabul’s historic Old City. This event also acknowledged the partnership of the Afghan and American governments to support the work and activities of the foundation.
May 4, 2011
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN- Officials from Kabul University and the U.S. Government inaugurated the Kabul University
Renewable Energy Laboratory (KURE Lab) today with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and tour of the facility. The KURE Lab is intended to serve as a multipurpose facility for renewable energy education, research, component testing, and evaluation for engineers. USAID established the KURE Lab through its Afghanistan Clean Energy Program (ACEP) in collaboration with Kabul University. The lab is part of the Faculty of Engineering.
Last updated: November 18, 2015