Turkmenistan adopts humanitarian assistance program for Afghanistan 2020-2022

Turkmenistan adopts humanitarian assistance program for Afghanistan 2020-2022

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov at a government meeting via video communications on Thursday signed a decree approving Turkmenistan’s humanitarian assistance program for the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in 2020-2022.

It was noted at the meeting that Turkmenistan regularly provides support in the socio-economic reconstruction of the neighboring country, builds social facilities in Afghanistan, including medical and educational institutions, supplies electricity at preferential rates, accepts Afghan students to study at Turkmen universities, and sends humanitarian supplies.

A new three-year humanitarian aid program for Afghanistan provides for the construction of a number of new social facilities, the implementation of health projects, educational cooperation, etc