Mr. Hamdard Meets With Director General of the South Asia Department of JICA


January 15, 2019: Mr. Basir Ahmad Hamdard, First Secretary for the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in Tokyo, had the honor of going to the JICA Nibancho Center Building to meet with Director General of the South Asia Department Mr. Shohei Hara.


Mr. Hamdard thanked Mr. Hara for making time in his schedule to meet with him and congratulated him on the beginning of the New Year 2019, wishing him and all of JICA the best success, prosperity, and peace as they work together to achieve many new development goals. Additionally, he expressed his appreciation on the behalf of the people and Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, for the continuous support of JICA over the years in development assistance. To further express his gratitude, Mr. Hamdard had a discussion about the many goals the National Unity Government have achieved thanks to the steadfast support of JICA. Afterwards, Mr. Hamdard gave Mr. Hara the Bilateral Meeting Invitation Packet for the upcoming World Economic Forum annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland. In return, Mr. Hara thanked Mr. Hamdard for his kind words and assured him that JICA would continue to stand by and support Afghanistan well into the future.