31 October 2017
Mr. Johannes Rumpff, Deputy Consul General at the Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany in the Northern city of Mazar-e-Sharif visited Mediothek Balkh on 30th of October 2017.
Mediothek Balkh coordinator, Saber Naqshbandi, shed light on the vast range activities of Mediothek Balkh encompassing media, training programs/workshops, marking national and international evens, monthly programs on a host of issues, civic discourses and education, cultural endeavors, youth programs, peace dialogues such as the Afghanistan and Pakistan youth peace dialogues… and more and his express his gratitude from the Federal Foreign Office of Germany and the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development and the German Government as whole for its continued support over the years with Mediothek Afghanistan and Afghanistan.
Mr. Johannes Rumpff said that he had previous knowledge of Mediothek Afghanistan i Balkh and its activities and wanted to visit the center to see it firsthand adding that the suitable working atmosphere and facilities is impressive and promised to visit the center again and again and maintain close contacts between the consulate and Mediothek Balkh in the future.
Speaking about the most recent program organized by Mediothek Balkh on the cultural challenges of women and the challenge of female writers in regard to the publication of their works, Mr. Johannes Rumpff inquired Mediothek Balkh to put together a proposal and share it the Consulate and he would personally seek to find a fund to help female writers and poets with publishing their works.
Mr. Johannes Rumpff also hailed another recent initiative by Mediothek Afghanistan the “Youth Ambassadors in Afghanistan and Pakistan: Cross-Border Dialogue for Reconciliation” and expressed his willingness to meet with the representatives of the young ambassadors program before they embark on their upcoming visit to Kabul to participate in the national dialogue of the event.
Mr. Johannes Rumpff has been working as the Deputy Consul of the Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany in the northern city of Mazar-e-Sharif, Afghanistan; it is his first visit from Medithek Balkh (Maulana Pace House).
Deputy Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Mazar visited Mediothek
31 October 2017