Mr. Asif Agah meets Representatives of the Japan Student Services Orginization


August 28, 2018: Second Secretary and Head of Cultural Affairs for the Embassy of Afghanistan Mr. Agah had the great pleasure of meeting with Director Itsuro Tsutsumi from the Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO).

During their meeting Mr. Agah addressed many points including discussions on the need for increased support for additional programs for international students. In particular Mr. Agah highlighted the importance of MEXT and JICA’s Peace Scholarship programs for Afghan students studying in Japan. Together Mr. Agah and Mr. Tsutsumi spoke about looking for new ways to continue bridging connections between Afghan students and Japan well after their graduation. The meeting produced fruitful dialogue. Mr. Agah thanked Mr. Tsutsumi for his time and Mr. Tsutsumi returned his gratitude. Together, they expressed a hopeful outlook for the future generations of Afghan Students studying in Japan.