The discussion between the two delegations - ANDMA
and Rescue 1122 - mainly revolved around possible areas of bilateral co-operation including training of Afghan DM officials, rescuers, master trainers, joint simulation exercises for common hazards and certain other areas of mutual interest possibly under a MoU.
Director General appreciated Rescue 1122 for expressing the earnest desire for extending full cooperation and support in the area of disaster and emergency management.
Once in full use throughout the country, it will enable ANDMA
and its partners to better assist victims of disaster.
Director Azizur Rahman Emaq allegedly misused aid from Azerbaijan to the flood-affected families of Jawzjan, Governor Murad Qwainly told Pajhwok Afghan News.
But the ANDMA
official said relief teams had been sent to the flood-hit areas to evacuate affected people to safer places and provide them with food and medicine.
Abdul Manaf Faizi, Rastaq administrative chief, lauded early assistance extended by the World Food Program (WFP), ANDMA
, Red Crescent and other organizations.
official said the affected families would be given more assistance, pending their investigation into the losses.
Thousands of families had been experiencing a variety of problems, especially closure of link roads by heavy snowfall, in Galfigan, Chal, Warsaj, Chah b, Rustaq and Namakabad districts in the winter season, the provincial ANDMA