Agency Coordinating Body for Afghan Relief and Development

Afghanistan Civil Society Support Initiative Symposium in Herat Province

Published: 11:32 AM 26-02-2020 Updated: 10:19 AM 27-02-2020

At this meeting ACBAR shared seven years of capacity building achievements for national staff of NGOs and CSOs in 30 provinces of Afghanistan.  The project was funded by the Government of Japan and implemented in partnership with a consortium of Japanese NGOs (AAR Japan, JVC and PWJ) and 3 NGO Coordination Bodies (ACBAR, ANCB and SWABAC). After the presentation of the results of the project, a panel discussion was conducted with NGO representatives and the Director of the Department of Economy in Herat province to discuss Goal 17 of the SDGs and how the Government and NGOs and CSOs can partner better and contribute towards implementation of the SDGs in Afghanistan.