Members of the Board of Directors at the Balkh Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Afghanistan) met the ITCILO Director Mr Yanguo Liu on Friday, 6 October 2017.

Mr Ahmad Nawid Barat, Member of the Board of Directors of BCCI, and Mr Nasir Qasimi, CEO of BCCI, met with Mr Liu on Friday 6 October on the occasion of the closing of the course “Promotion of Youth Employment in Fragile Settings” which took place at the ITCILO Campus in Turin from 2 to 6 October 2016. Both Mr Barat and Mr Qasimi participated in the course as part of the Project “Promoting Rural Youth Employment in Afghanistan Through Entrepreneurship Education and Vocational Training”, which supports the participation of constituents from Afghanistan to regional and global knowledge sharing events.

During the meeting with the Director, Mr Barat and Mr Qasimi discussed the implementation of the Project so far, and outlined their plans for future activities in the region. Both parties expressed the desire to continue the collaboration between the Centre and the Chamber to promote youth employment in Afghanistan.

For more information about the Project, please click here.

For more information about the course on “Promotion of Youth Employment in Fragile Settings” please click here.

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