Signing Cooperation Agreement of €474 Million between Afghan Government and European Union

Nov 27, 2018: H.E. Dr. Mohammad Humayon Qayoumi, Acting Minister of Finance and Chief Advisor on Infrastructure to H.E. the President and Neven Mimica, European Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, on the sideline of Geneva Conference, signed a cooperation agreement worth €474 Million

The assistance was committed by European Union two years ago at the Burssels Conference on Afghanistan. The assistance is to be used with three years, including a contribution, which € 311 Million of it will be spent through Afghan National Budget.

The assistance is allocated through state building contract to support Afghan National Budget and will be spent in the sectors of justice, health and nutrition, election support, refugees and displaced people by war.