Top Students of Kanagawa Prefectural Yokohama Suiran High School’s International Understanding Department Visits the Embassy.


July 26 2017: The Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan had the honour and pleasure of receiving a visit from students of Kanagawa Prefectural Yokohama Suiran High School, one of Japan’s highest ranking high schools.


Attending the event were several of Suiran High School’s top students from the International Understanding Department. The distinguished guests were received by Mr. Ashraf Baburi, Administrative and Accounting Affairs Officer, and Ms. Allyson Diaz, Public Relations Officer. The event began with a presentation on the long history and beautiful culture of Afghanistan, while the students enjoyed Afghan snacks and tea.


The presentation and following question and answer round provided a unique and in-depth educational experience for the students. In addition, the students were given the opportunity to try on traditional Afghan clothing and pose for personal pictures. The students were given a tour of the facility by Embassy intern Mr. Yoku Morimoto, who also organized a well received end of visit game-show style quiz, at which prizes were given out to the winning students.


With the visit completed, the students thanked the Embassy staff for their time and expressed sincere appreciation for the singular opportunity. The Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan is committed to fostering a depth of knowledge and supporting positive community relations, and hopes to continue to hold such events many times in the future.