Ambassador Mohabbat Met with the President of the House of Councilors of Japan

Ambassador's Meeting with Ms. Santo

July 16, 2020: Ambassador Dr. Bashir Mohabbat met today with Honorable Ms. Akiko Santo, President of the House of Councilors of Japan. They discussed the efforts taken by the Government of Afghanistan to improve the situation of women and girls over the past two decades, challenges hindering the full participation of women in economy and society, and policy measures to address the existing challenges. Furthermore, they exchanged views on the peace process in Afghanistan and the importance of meaningful participation of Afghan women in the process, as well as, the significance of the upcoming Geneva conference for the future of Afghanistan.

Mr. Najibullah Safi, Counselor and Deputy Chief of Mission also attended this meeting.