President Ghani meets MFA leadership

President Ghani meets MFA leadership

President Ashraf Ghani in a meeting with leadership of Ministry of Foreign Affairs received the ministry’s reform package, this morning at the Presidential Palace.

The president pledged to thoroughly review the package and provide his feedback for its enrichment and implementation.

He underscored the need to provide a level playing field in the ministry’s recruitment process to enable merit-based hiring and selection.

Edris Zaman, acting minister of Foreign Affairs presented the package, which has been developed in consultation with relevant offices as well as the International Relations Commission of the Lower House of the Afghan Parliament. The package mainly centers on structural matters, economic-oriented foreign policy, rules and procedures and providing services to Afghan nationals abroad.