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09.08.2014 | Press release
The buildings were originally built as a Police Training Centre but have been converted into academic facilities, ready for immediate use by the university.
07.08.2014 | News
Taking part in discussions on gender mainstreaming models for the Teacher Education Directorate, participants included male and female technical experts from the Ministry of Education.
02.08.2014 | Press release
With training in basic and advanced subjects, CDC members will be able to improve their skills and fully represent community interests and proposals to the government and development organizations. The construction and equipping of the institute was financed by the German Government with a sum of AFN 18.4 million.
23.07.2014 | Press release
The AFN 2.6 million in funding and support for the construction project were provided by the German Government.
21.07.2014 | Press release
Launched with financial and technical support from Germany, the training package will also supply the district administration offices with new IT equipment for greater efficiency in providing much-needed services to citizens.
15.07.2014 | Press release
The project goal is to jointly develop a model school system aimed at highly-performing students. At the signing ceremony, the German Ambassador to Afghanistan, H.E. Martin Jäger, underlined the importance of education as a key element for development and growth and the willingness of the Federal Republic of Germany to continue its financial and political support for schools in Afghanistan.
26.06.2014 | Press release
The measure is designed to help participants gain more awareness of their rights.
26.06.2014 | Press release
The cornerstone ceremony for the start of a bridge construction with 26m length and 5m width in Khwaja Burhan village took place. The bridge will connect 16 villages with the centre of the Khulm district. With an improved traffic route the residents of the villages will have better road connection to the centre of the district which will help to boost economic development in the area.
26.06.2014 | Press release
At a cost of approximately AFN 2.3 billion, the centre includes tactical training grounds, dormitories, a shooting range, sports grounds and other training facilities with a capacity for stationing up to 1,400 police personnel.
26.06.2014 | Press release
Today, in the presence of the province Deputy Governor, Dr. Gul Muhammad Bidar, a Regional Economic Development Plan for Badakhshan province was launched.