FAO in Afghanistan

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17 October 2019
Kabul, Afghanistan – The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in close coordination with the Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock (MAIL) celebrates the 39th Anniversary of the World Food Day (WFD) at MAIL in Afghanistan on 17 October 2019. Every year on the World Food Day, FAO...
26 September 2019
Bamyan was once a hub of Buddhism at one point in the history influenced by several religions and cultures. Listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site, it still enjoys its beautiful landscape, magnificent Buddhist grottoes in the caves, and the highest ancient Buddha statues in the world. The magnificent...
10 September 2019
FAO Representative in Afghanistan, Mr Rajendra Aryal, together with Bamyan Governor HE Mr Mohammad Tahir Zohair, Honorable Deputy Minister of Energy and Water (MEW) Mr Khan Mohammad Takal and Member of Parliament HE Mohammad Rahim Aliyarzada, jointly inaugurated the Naytaq and Raqul canals in Yakawlang District in Bamyan Province on...
17 July 2019
Kabul, Afghanistan – The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nation (FAO) and the Green Climate Fund (GCF) have joined forces to implement the first-ever GCF project in Afghanistan that focuses on building the capacity of Afghanistan’s National Environmental Protection Agency (NEPA). The implementation of this project will enable the...
09 July 2019
Sharing knowledge through South-South and Triangular Cooperation (SSTC) Kabul, Afghanistan - Upon the request from the Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock (MAIL) and with FAO’s support through South-South Cooperation Framework, experts from Thailand conducted an extensive needs assessment of the newly established animal feed quality control laboratory at the Ministry...