CBR Program Annual Performance Report presented to the Council of Ministers Meeting

Kabul
April 2017

On 1396/1/27 the Cabinet meeting was held in Sapidar Palace under the chairmanship of His Excellency, Dr. Abdullah Abdullah, Chief Executive of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan where the annual performance report of the CBR Program was also included in the agenda of this cabinet meeting.
Dr. Najibullah Wardak, the CBR Program Director in the Ministry of Finance presented the Program’s annual report to the Cabinet. About the progresses of the program, Dr. Wardak said that improvements were made last year in the indicators of the ministries. For instance, the increased development budget execution, increased revenue mobilization, increased civil servants recruitment, increased number of female recruitment and business process simplification are the key indicators in which progress is visible. Similarly, Dr. Wardak added that by the end of 1396 fiscal year, 1,500 civil servants will be employed and the reform plans of these ministries and agencies will be completed.
In the conclusion of the meeting, His Excellency Dr. Abdullah Abdullah, the Chief Executive of the National Unity Government recognized the achievements of the CBR Program and ordered that a separate meeting should be held for the better implementation of the program and for the follow-up of some issues.