Organization of Fast Relief and Development (OFRD) Badakhshan Provincial office Team successfully conducted Action Coordination Group (ACG) On Tuesday 10-Dec-2019.
In this program more than 40 participants from both Male and Female participated, the event was very productive and consequent, Firstly OFRD Team welcomed the Guests & Participants to the Action Coordination Group (ACG), Then the event started by the recitation of Holy Quran by one of the participants.
After Holy Quran recitation, the participants watched a short documentary regarding Mining and after Watching a documentary, Sayed Akbar Quraishi (OFRD Provincial Program Officer) presented the Presentation and talked about the goals of the conducted event.
Then the speakers and some of the participants talked about the importance of Mining to the participants, the Speakers were from different directorates, Society, Badakhshan Provincial Council members, Youth affairs deputy, People’s elders, Community People as well, everyone is talked about the importance, problems, Challenges of the event which exist in Mining extraction.
One of the community elder and civil society activist added.
It is the first time that I see such a program which is conducted in Badakhshan, it’s completely new and useful as well. As I know, Badakhshan is one of the Provinces which have more mines but the people live in poverty, the government should pay attention to this province. if the government tries to use these natural resources, it can decrease the amounts of poverty in the country, so thanks from OFRD leadership for conducted such events and we hope that such kind of events also conducted in districts as well for purpose of raising public awareness.
One of the representative of DoMP explained the situation of Mines and illegal extraction which caused the government can’t use these resources as well as possible.
and also the Speakers and Participants appreciated OFRD leadership for conducting such events and emphasized for continuing the conducted programs and also told It’s completely useful for public awareness.