Special representative of European Union for Afghanistan Thomas Niklasson said that they remain committed to Afghan people adding that the Union will deliver up to Є500 million to address the humanitarian situation of the Afghan people.
Thomas Kilasson in a Twitter post on Tuesday, February 15 said that with the money, they will focus on food, health, education, and other relevant parts.
“The EU remains committed to the Afghan people and is delivering 500 million euros in assistance through UN and NGOs focusing on food, health, WASH and protection, education and livelihood.” Reads the Twitter post.
The announcement comes after the Taliban delegation held negotiations with European representatives in Doha.
Tomas Niklasson said that the two delegations agreed to continue the dialogue through physical and virtual meetings.
The EU talks about the 500 million Euros at a time when the UN and UK have agreed to hold a virtual summit on the humanitarian situation of Afghanistan next month.
Source: The Khaama Press News Agency