Afghanistan Donors Splash Cash, Bury Rights - Human Rights Watch

“This is not a side event. This is the main event,” several speakers said at the – yes – side event on women's empowerment the day before the October 5 donor conference on Afghanistan in Brussels. The donor session, for all its warm glow, highlighted ...

Afghanistan given 15.2 bln USD aid for 2017-2020 - Xinhua

Displaced children play outside their tents in Ghazni Province, east Afghanistan, Sept. 24, 2016. (Xinhua/Sayed Mominzadah). BRUSSELS, Oct. 6 (Xinhua) -- The international donors on Wednesday pledged to provide 15.2 billion U.S. dollars in support of ...

News Analysis: Int'l community's new pledge in Brussels promising message for Afghans - Xinhua

European Council President Donald Tusk (R) meets with Afghani President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadza (C) and Afghan Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah during the Brussels Conference on Afghanistan in Brussels, Belgium, Oct. 5, 2016. The Brussels ...

Peace in Afghanistan important for stability in Pakistan, Aziz tells Ghani - DAWN.com

ISLAMABAD: Adviser to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz met with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on the sidelines of the ongoing Brussels Conference on Afghanistan Thursday. Aziz reiterated Pakistan's earnest desire for lasting peace in ...

India pledges market access for Afghan products - Pajhwok Afghan News (subscription) (blog)

KABUL info-icon (Pajhwok): Peace is essential for development, a process stymied by terrorism and violence in Afghanistan info-icon , India said, pledging the country ample access to Indian markets. Minister of State for External info-icon Affairs M.J ...

Brussels Conference on Afghanistan: continued international support for Afghanistan's political and economic ... - EU News

Today, 75 countries and 25 international organisations and agencies came together to commit their continued engagement and support for a brighter, more prosperous and peaceful future for the people of Afghanistan. The Conference was co-chaired by the ...

Remarks by HR/VP Federica Mogherini at the joint press conference at the end of the Brussels Conference on ... - EU News

Thank you. You already gave the news: a successful conference; an excellent day. I was sharing with President [Ashraf] Ghani now that most of the Ministers and the Heads of the delegations present here today, at the end of the day were telling me that ...