Introduction of Local Council Law, Advocacy and Lobbing Guideline Conducted in Kunduz

Kunduz Dec 23, 2019 – Introduction of Local Council Law, Advocacy and Lobbing Guideline for provincial councils and civil society organizations workshop is conducted Kunudz province. This workshop is hosted by the Independent Directorate of Local Governance (IDLG) for 45 participants from the province. To this workshop, which was planned for one day, provincial authorities, relevant stakeholders and civil society activists have participated.

Arz Bigi remarked his pleasure and appreciated for these initiatives that meet the essential needs of community councils, and added, “The aim of the guideline is provide the basic living standards, promote inclusive and sustainable growth, and contribute to the sustainable management and equality.

By implementation of the provincial council law, the legitimacy of the government will be strengthened. Mr. Rahimi Acting provincial governor also mentioned that, this program aims to serve people and reduce the space between the people and the government and will create sense of accountability, transparency and equality in communities.