H.E. Ambassador Shukria Barakzai met with Nawayee Cultural Centre
H.E. Shukria Barakzai, Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan on 23rd February 2016, hosted members of Nawayee Cultural Centre at the Embassy of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in Oslo.
Initially, Ambassador Barakzai praised the cooperation of all Afghan Community Associations in Norway with the Embassy in its consular and cultural efforts.
During the meeting, H.E. Ambassador Barakzai, discussed various issues that Afghan refugees are facing in Norway. She underlined that Afghan Associations could play an important role to help the Afghan refugees to integrate in the Norwegian society. She also pledged to enhance cooperation between Afghan communities and the Embassy of Afghanistan in Oslo towards promoting Afghan culture.
On the other hand, the members of Nawayee Cultural Centre commended H.E. Shukria Barakzai for her efforts in Afghanistan and congratulated her on her appointment as the new Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan to Norway, Denmark, Finland and Iceland. They renewed their commitment to strengthen the cooperation with the Afghanistan’s Embassy in its consular and cultural affairs.