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TOGETHER WITH AZERBAIJAN GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS ANAMA VISITED AFGHANISTAN

According to the task of the Government of Azerbaijan on provision of non-military support to Afghanistan, on 18 May 2010, ANAMA TQA Senior Officer Mr. Fikret Aliyev together with official representatives of Azerbaijan Government visited Afghanistan National Disaster Management Authority, Department for Mine Clearance (DMC). The purpose of the official visit was further cooperation between Azerbaijan and DMC in mine action sphere, sharing experience and implementation of joint initiatives. Within the framework of the visit, MRE books, translated into English by ANAMA and printed with the support of Azerbaijan Republic Ministry of Education, were presented to DMC Director Abdul Haq Raheem and Deputy Minister of Education. During the meeting with Afghanistan officials, 2 projects of ANAMA (within the framework of Azerbaijan Government's initiative on non-military assistance to Afghanistan): the Middle Management Training Course for Afghanistan DMC representatives and printing of MRE books for Afghanistan schools were also issues for discussions. Middle Management Training Course for Afghanistan DMC representatives, organized by ANAMA together with GICHD, is planned to be held in September 2010.