The Coordination and Monitoring Session Is Held on the IDLO’s Assistance to the Justice and Judicial Institutions
The coordination meeting in order to organize the IDLO’s assistance to the justice and judicial institutions was presided over by H.E. Sayed Yousuf Halim, the Chief Justice, with the participation of Fazel Ahmad Manawi, the Minister of Justice and Qais Bawari, the Deputy Attorney General.
In this meeting, at first, Mr. Micklewright, the General Director of IDLO in Afghanistan gave information about the programs, resources, coordination framework and prioritization of assisted funds in the areas of justice and judicial institutions.
Then, the Chief Justice stated that needs diagnosis and transparent use of the assisted funds are extremely important in order to satisfy the financial and technical needs of the justice and judicial institutions. He added that the institutions should identify their high priority programs so that the assisted funds are utilized appropriately.
Later, Fazel Ahmad Manawi, the Minister of Justice and Qais Bawari, the Deputy Attorney General emphasized the importance of coordination between justice and judicial institutions in order to seek the international assistance and spoke on the mechanisms to ensure transparency and accountability.
At the meeting, it was decided to establish a joint technical and advisory committee in order to organize the IDLO’s assisted funds so that actual needs are identified and opportunity is provided to reach a multilateral agreement regarding the project programs.