Minister of Finance and Norwegian Ambassador to Afghanistan Discuss Afghan Government Preparation for Geneva Conference

June 20, 2018: H.E. Eklil Hakimi, Minister of Finance, had a valedictory meeting with Ms. Mari Skåre, Ambassador of Norway to Afghanistan.

In the meeting, besides appreciating the great work of Ms. Ambassador during his mission in Afghanistan, Minister Hakimi discussed Preparation of Afghan Government for Geneva Conference that is likely to take place late this year, the outcomes of his trip to Brussels to participate in ANA trust fund and Norway cooperation in different sectors particularly women empowerment.

Additionally, the parties talked about the role and effects of the recent ceasefire of government with the Taliban in maintaining peace process, parliamentary and provincial council election and economic reforms.

Likewise, both sides spoke on increase in domestic revenue, peace process and reform in mining sector and other like issues.