President of World Bank Group congratulates President Ghani on his re-election

David Malpass, President of the World Bank Group has sent a letter to President Ashraf Ghani and congratulated him on securing second term in office.

David Malpass expressed hope that the election outcomes and improved stability would further bolster Afghanistan’s quest for peace and prosperity.

According to the letter, the World Bank Group expressed willingness to continue to support Afghanistan financially and technically in its pursuit of growth and poverty reduction goals.

The letter also reads, “Afghanistan Reconstruction Trust Fund (ARTF), administered by the World Bank, is funded through contributions from several donors. We look forward to working with you to prepare for the next pledging conference, to be held later this year or in early 2021.”