The 20th Anniversary of Turkmenistan Neutrality recognition by the International Community
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On 27 February 2015, Ambassador Nanguyalai Tarzi was invited by the Permanent Mission of Turkmenistan to the United Nations to give his remarks on the Afghan-Turkmen friendly relations with emphasis on a role of Turkmenistan in the region as a neutral neighbour, held in the Turkmen Room of the United Nations Office in Geneva.
Ambassador Tarzi speaking about the long historical and cultural relations between two countries said “In the new era, the good relation and close cooperation between both countries is an example of regional cooperation”. He further added that, Afghanistan and Turkmenistan’s development is interconnected that makes both countries further expand their economic ties.
Praising the Friendship Agreement signed between both countries in 2011, He talked about the TAPI project, trade turnover, electricity export and the importance of signing the memorandum of understanding on the construction of the joint Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Tajikistan railway project.
Ambassador Tarzi met Afghan Businessman in Zurich
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6 December 2014
Ambassador Dr. Nanguyalai Tarzi accompanied by Mr. Aziz Omar, Counselor of Embassy and Permanent Mission of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in Geneva met a number of Afghan businessmen on 6th December 2014 in Zurich. In the meeting the achievements of the new National Unity Government and its future programs to provide further facilities to the investors and Business in Afghanistan were discussed.
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On 11 December 2014, TEDx stage was held in the Assembly Hall of the United Nations Office in Geneva to showcase remarkable stories of people helping people. The theme of the TEDxPlaceDesNations was “Impact” and speakers were innovators, humanitarians, entrepreneurs, scientists and peacemakers who talked about the impact they were making to find solution for today's challenges in order to shape tomorrow's world.
Ms. Fauzia Koofi, Member of the Afghan Parliament, was among the speakers at the TEDxPlaceDesNations, whose talk was based on “when women are at the table”. Ms. Koofi talked about her journey into Afghan Politics and the challenges she faced from the harsh topography, internal conflict and intermittent wars in Afghanistan. She began by talking about her experience as a young women who had to flee her home country due to war and her return back to the country as Representative of the people of Badakhshan and Chairperson of the Women, Human Rights & Civil Society Commission. She concluded her talk by saying that “Giving up is not what we do. We fight, we survive and we live”.