Printer Friendly

25.5m euros MoU inked with EU.

The government and the European Commission European Commission, branch of the governing body of the European Union (EU) invested with executive and some legislative powers. Located in Brussels, Belgium, it was founded in 1967 when the three treaty organizations comprising what was then the European Community  Delegation have inked a 25.5 million euros Memorandum of Understanding A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) is a legal document describing a bilateral or multilateral agreement between parties. It expresses a convergence of will between the parties, indicating an intended common line of action and may not imply a legal commitment.  (MoU) for the implementation of the second phase of Panj Amu River Basin Management Project. Energy & Water Minister Mohammad Ismail Khan Nawab Mohammad Ismail Khan (1884 - 1958) was an Indian Muslim politician and leading activist of the All India Muslim League. Early life
Mohammad Ismail Khan was born in Meerut in the United Provinces (now Uttar Pradesh).
 and European Commission Delegation head Hansjrg Kretschmer signed the MoU in Kabul on Sunday.

The memorandum seeks to further support the sustainable protection and economic and equitable equitable adj. 1) just, based on fairness and not legal technicalities. 2) refers to positive remedies (orders to do something, not money damages) employed by the courts to solve disputes or give relief. (See: equity)

 management of water and land resources Noun 1. land resources - natural resources in the form of arable land
natural resource, natural resources - resources (actual and potential) supplied by nature
 across the North-Eastern Panj-Amu River Basin.

A joint statement said it would be done by defining specific operating procedures and arrangements for the programme during its second phase, which would extend over a period of five years i.e. until 2014.

Ambassador Hansjrg Kretschmer said: "We have made significant progress in the water management component of the Agricultural Support Programme. Building on the achievements of ongoing projects, this memorandum establishes the framework for further work in this area because a lot still remains to be accomplished." He added the MoU would help improve the livelihoods of rural communities, stimulate economic growth and contribute to food security.

With a total budget of 25.5 million including a financial contribution made by the government of Afghanistan, the programme will include components such as development of institutional capacities, management and protection of water resources, upper catchments conservation and reduction in precipitation precipitation, in chemistry
precipitation, in chemistry, a process in which a solid is separated from a suspension, sol, or solution. In a suspension such as sand in water the solid spontaneously precipitates (settles out) on standing.

The European Commission has supported the Integrated Management of Water Resources in Afghanistan since 2004 with a first allocation The apportionment or designation of an item for a specific purpose or to a particular place.

In the law of trusts, the allocation of cash dividends earned by a stock that makes up the principal of a trust for a beneficiary usually means that the dividends will be treated as
 of 22.7 million euros followed by 27 million euros in 2005 and 12.2 million euros in 2007.

According to according to
1. As stated or indicated by; on the authority of: according to historians.

2. In keeping with: according to instructions.

 the joint press statement, the allocation to the Integrated Water River basin management approach to date amounts to approximately 62 million euros.

The European Commission has been engaged with the reconstruction and development of Afghanistan since 2001 and pledged 1.6 billion euros for the period 2002 2010. Out of the amount pledged, more than 1.4 billion euros have been committed and already 1.2 billion euros disbursed, demonstrating that the European Commission is fulfilling its commitments efficiently.

Copyright Pajhwok Afghan News. All rights reserved.

Provided by an company
COPYRIGHT 2009 Al Bawaba (Middle East) Ltd.
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2009 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

 Reader Opinion




Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:Pajhwok Afghan News (Kabul, Afghanistan)
Date:Oct 4, 2009
Previous Article:8 US troops killed in Kamdesh battle.
Next Article:Qureshi queries India's engagement in Afghanistan.

Related Articles
Mugabe threat.
Bull Makes Profit but Debt Row Continues.
S&T Prelims Indicate East European Sales Upturn.
Straight talk on EU future.
New investment policy formulated: Waqar Ahmad Khan.
EU leaders under pressure to boost economies

Terms of use | Copyright © 2014 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters