Ambassador Mohabbat Met with Mr. Tsuji and Mr. Uehara of JICA


November 10, 2020: Ambassador Dr. Bashir Mohabbat had a meeting today with Mr. Tsuji and Mr. Uehara of Japan International Cooperation Agency, JICA. First of all, JICA representatives thanked Ambassador Mohabbat for the participation in the Memorial Symposium for the Late Mms. Ogata Sadako hosted by JICA and providing the video message of H.E. Dr. Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.

Ambassador Mohabbat expressed his wholehearted gratitude and appreciation to their longtime support to the development of Afghanistan. They exchanged views on Japanese roles and assistance to the upcoming Geneva Conference and discussed future cooperation between Afghanistan and Japan in the sector of health and agriculture.

Along with the topic, JICA executives introduced Mr. Zabih Mahdi, Founder of Gahwara who wrote a novel for kids about Dr. Tetsu Nakamura’s lifetime project in Afghanistan. As his collaborator, JICA will be finalizing the translation of the story to gain attention to the dedication of the late Dr. Nakamura to contribute to the wellbeing of Afghans.

Mr. Najibullah Safi, Counsellor of the Embassy of Afghanistan in Tokyo, also attended this meeting.