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UN Security Council Debate on Building Regional Partnerships in Afghanistan and Central Asia

UN Security Council Debate on Building Regional Partnerships in Afghanistan and Central Asia

STATEMENT BY H.E. Hekmat Khalil Karzai Deputy Foreign Minister of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan to the United Nations at the UN Security Council Debate on Building Regional Partnerships in Afghanistan and Central Asia January 19, 2018 NEW YORK (Please check against delivery) بسم الله الرحمن الرحیم Mr. President, It is a great pleasure to address the Security Council. I...

Ambassador Karokhail participated in “Unfinished Business: The Ottawa Treaty at 20” Panel Discussion

Ambassador Karokhail participated in “Unfinished Business: The Ottawa Treaty at 20” Panel Discussion

Ottawa, December 4, 2017- The discussion was hosted by Mine Action Canada, the HALO Trust, Handicap International, ICBL, Canadian Landmine Foundation, Canadian Red Cross and ICRC. The discussion aimed to discuss how mines affect women and girls differently than boys and men and explored ways mine action can empower women. Her Excellency Shinkai Karokhail spoke about the importance of mine...

PARTICIPATION AT FUNDRAISING CULTURAL FOOD EVENT

PARTICIPATION AT FUNDRAISING CULTURAL FOOD EVENT
PARTICIPATION AT FUNDRAISING CULTURAL FOOD EVENT
PARTICIPATION AT FUNDRAISING CULTURAL FOOD EVENT
PARTICIPATION AT FUNDRAISING CULTURAL FOOD EVENT
PARTICIPATION AT FUNDRAISING CULTURAL FOOD EVENT
PARTICIPATION AT FUNDRAISING CULTURAL FOOD EVENT

Ottawa, April 11, 2017 – On the occasion of Canada’s 150 th anniversary, the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan to Canada took part in the Fundraising Cultural Food Event organized by Ottawa Diplomatic Association (ODA) in collaboration with the Mayor Jim Watson and the City of Ottawa. The event was held at the Horticulture Building at Lansdowne Park...

Top Afghan government official says Taliban should have a place at peace talks

Top Afghan government official says Taliban should have a place at peace talks

A top official in Afghanistan’s government says the Taliban – Islamic extremists who have waged a deadly war in that country – should take part in peace talks when the opportunity arises. Abdullah Abdullah, the chief executive of Afghanistan who is governing in tandem with President Ashraf Ghani, visited Halifax this weekend for the annual Halifax International Security Forum. He...

The Afghanistan Embassy Dinner Reception

The Afghanistan Embassy Dinner Reception

The Embassy of Afghanistan in Ottawa hosted a dinner reception on June 14, 2017 for the members of Canada-Afghanistan Parliamentary Friendship Group and Afghan community in Ottawa. H.E Shinkai Karokhail, Ambassador I.R of Afghanistan in Canada, welcomed the distinguished members and thanked them for their support for Afghanistan.

AMBASSADOR KAROKHAIL MEETS WITH ROB OLIPHANT, MP FOR DON VALLEY WEST, TORONTO

AMBASSADOR KAROKHAIL MEETS WITH ROB OLIPHANT, MP FOR DON VALLEY WEST, TORONTO

Ottawa, 8 June 2017- Her Excellency Shinkai Karokhail, Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in Canada, met with the Hon. Rob Oliphant, Member of Parliament for Don Valley West-Toronto, and member of Canada-Afghanistan Parliamentary Friendship Group (CAPFG), at the Embassy of Afghanistan to discuss bilateral issues, role of CAPFG in strengthening of ties between the two national parliaments, and...

CANADA-AFGHANISTAN PARLIAMENTARY FRIENDSHIP GROUP HELD ITS INAUGURAL MEETING IN OTTAWA

CANADA-AFGHANISTAN PARLIAMENTARY FRIENDSHIP GROUP HELD ITS INAUGURAL MEETING IN OTTAWA
CANADA-AFGHANISTAN PARLIAMENTARY FRIENDSHIP GROUP HELD ITS INAUGURAL MEETING IN OTTAWA
CANADA-AFGHANISTAN PARLIAMENTARY FRIENDSHIP GROUP HELD ITS INAUGURAL MEETING IN OTTAWA

Ottawa, May 18, 2017-The Afghan embassy in Ottawa is pleased that After months of its efforts and consultation with honourable members of Canadian parliament, the Canada-Afghanistan Parliamentary Friendship Group(CAPFG) held its first meeting in Ottawa. A significant number of Canadian parliamentarians and Afghan diplomats from the Afghanistan Embassy in Ottawa were present at the meeting that was chaired by H.E....

Ambassador Karokhail meets with Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie of Canada

Ambassador Karokhail meets with Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie of Canada

Ottawa, 8 May 2017 – H.E Shinkai Karokhail, Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan to Canada, met with The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie. They discussed Canada’s support for development in Afghanistan, particularly in areas related to girls’ primary education, establishment of a proposedNational Commission on the Status of Women, and seeking of Canadian...

Afghanistan’s Participation in PDAC Mines Exhibition Show

Afghanistan’s Participation in PDAC Mines Exhibition Show
Afghanistan’s Participation in PDAC Mines Exhibition Show
Afghanistan’s Participation in PDAC Mines Exhibition Show
Afghanistan’s Participation in PDAC Mines Exhibition Show
Afghanistan’s Participation in PDAC Mines Exhibition Show

The Embassy of Afghanistan in Ottawa is presenting its compliment and appreciation all the stakeholders contributed to support Afghanistan’s Participation in PDAC Mines Exhibition Show. In the framework of Afghanistan Economic Development Framework, and specifically the Strategy on Trade and Investment and Brussels mutually agreed framework for Afghanistan Resilience and Aid Independence, the Afghanistan Embassy in Ottawa has developed its...

Presentation of Afghan Mining Sector at the International Convention and Trade Show PDAC in Toronto, Canada

Toronto, Canada, 5th to 9th March 2017 – This week, the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum (MoMP), the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, MoCI, (namely its Deputy Minister Mr Mohammad Haqjo) and the Afghan Embassy in Ottawa (namely the minister’s counsellor Mr Mohammad Nader Yama) promoted the Afghan Mining sector at the world’s leading convention and investor exchange event on...

H.E. Shinkai Karokhail Meets with Hon. Mark Eyking, Chairperson of Canada’s Standing Committee on International Trade

H.E. Shinkai Karokhail Meets with Hon. Mark Eyking, Chairperson of Canada’s Standing Committee on International Trade

Ottawa, February 16, 2017 – Her Excellency Shinkai Karokhail, Afghanistan’s Ambassador in Ottawa, met with Honorable Mark Eyking, the Chairperson of Canada’s Standing Committee on International Trade. The discussions focused on expanding bilateral ties, encouraging Canadian businesses for investment in Afghanistan, strengthening of inter-parliamentary relations, and revival of Afghanistan-Canada Parliamentary Friendship Committee. H.E. Karokhail thanked the Canadian government for its...

Afghanistan Ambassador Participates in the General Meeting of the Women Ambassadors of Ottawa Association

Afghanistan Ambassador Participates in the General Meeting of the Women Ambassadors of Ottawa Association

Ottawa, January 26, 2017 – H.E Shinai Karokhail, Ambassador of Afghanistan in Canada, participated in the general meeting of Women Ambassadors of Ottawa at the Delegation of the European Union to Canada. The main topics of the meeting were preparing for the 10th anniversary of WAO in this year and voting for a new chairperson of the association. In the...