AWCCI-West Zone Meeting with GIZ

AWCCI-West Zone Meeting with GIZ

Date: Nov 22, 2018
Venue: AWCCI Herat regional office
Afghanistan Women Chamber of Commerce and Industry West Zone – Herat met the Program Officer of GIZ on November 22, 2018. In this meeting, Mr. Omid Dawlati, Program Officer of GIZ in Herat, Ms. Jila Habibi, Board member of AWCCI-West Zone, and Ms. Nasim Gul Azizi, Zone Manager of AWCCI- Herat participated. The purpose of meeting was getting information about GIZ programs for women-owned businesses development and expansion.
GIZ works in different sectors such as, Agriculture development and rural markets, capacity building programs, exhibitions, saffron production (Pre-harvest and Processing), providing training materials and more job opportunities for women. Besides, GIZ is planning to have business development and marketing programs, financial and technical support for businesswomen in next year.
In this meeting, AWCCI- West Zone promised to cooperate with GIZ in introducing businesswomen for them. Moreover, GIZ promised to support businesswomen to take part in exhibitions, financial and technical aid for developing their businesses, capacity building programs for business women and to collaborate with AWCCI –West Zone to hold business programs in the future.