Official Correspondence Guide

Afghanistan

the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan
la République islamique d'Afghanistan
República Islámica del Afganistán (la)

Modality of transmission

Direct transmission ¨

Via:

Permanent Delegation to UNESCO þ
National Commission for UNESCO ¨
UNESCO Representative ¨
Resident Representative ¨

Copies to:

Permanent Delegation to UNESCO ¨
National Commission for UNESCO þ
UNESCO Representative þ
Resident Representative ¨

Transmission by electronic way ¨
Transmission by post ¨

Language of correspondence: English

MINISTER RESPONSIBLE FOR UNESCO

Minister of Foreign Affairs
His Excellency Mr Salahuddin Rabbani

c/o The Permanent Delegation of Afghanistan to UNESCO
Maison de l'UNESCO
Bureau MS1.48/49/50
1, rue Miollis

Phone: 01.45.68.27.72
Fax: 01.45.68.27.72
E-mail: dl.afghanistan@unesco.org
Web site: http://www.mfa.gov.af

Notes:

 All written communication (including brochures/documents) with Afghanistan should be in English.  Letters addressed to senior Government officials [e.g. President, Vice-President(s) and Minister(s)] should be dispatched via the Permanent Delegation of Afghanistan to UNESCO (with accompanying transmission letter signed by ADG/ERC), and copied to the Afghan National Commission for UNESCO.  Letters addressed to other Afghan authorities, institutions and individuals should also be dispatched via the Permanent Delegation of Afghanistan to UNESCO, and copied to the concerned authorities, institutions and individuals and the Afghan National Commission for UNESCO.  Letters, publications and documents addressed to the Afghan National Commission for UNESCO should be dispatched via the UNESCO Office in Kabul (through the UNESCO Islamabad pouch), with a copy to the Afghan Permanent Delegation to UNESCO.

Other MINISTERS (Fields of competence of UNESCO)

Minister of Education
H.E. Dr Assadullah Hanif Balkhi
c/o The Permanent Delegation of Afghanistan to UNESCO
Maison de l'UNESCO
Bureau MS1.48/49/50
1, rue Miollis
Phone: 01.45.68.27.72
Fax: 01.45.68.27.72
E-mail: _______________________
Web site: _______________________

This Minister is ex-officio Chairperson of the Afghan National Commission for UNESCO

Minister of Higher Education
H.E. Dr Obaidullah Obaid
c/o The Permanent Delegation of Afghanistan to UNESCO
Maison de l'UNESCO
Bureau MS1.48/49/50
1,rue Miolis
Phone: 01.45.68.27.72
Fax: 01.45.68.27.72
E-mail: _______________________
Web site: www.mohe.gov.af

Minister of Information and Culture
H.E. Mr Abdul Bari Jahani
c/o The Permanent Delegation of Afghanistan to UNESCO
Maison de l'UNESCO
Bureau MS1.48/49/50
1,rue Miolis
Phone: 01.45.68.27.72
Fax: 01.45.68.27.72
E-mail: _______________________
Web site: _______________________

To update the information related to the Ministers in fields of competence of UNESCO or the modality of transmission you can send an e-mail here

PERMANENT DELEGATION TO UNESCO

Mrs Parwana Paikan
Chargée d'Affaires a.i

Do you grant UNESCO free of charge the right to use, publish and diffuse the above photograph in printed or digital forms: qYes    qNo

Permanent Delegation of Afghanistan to UNESCO

32, avenue Raphaël
75016 PARIS

Phone: 01 45 25 20 84
  01 45 25 05 29 (standard)
Fax: 01 42 24 47 14
E-mail: dl.afghanistan@unesco-delegations.org
Web site: _______________________

To update the Permanent Delegation data you can send an e-mail here.

NATIONAL COMMISSION FOR UNESCO

Information not available

The sign * indicates that the Minister (of Education/Foreign Affairs/Culture, etc.) is the ex officio Chairperson of the National Commission.

To update the National Commission data you can send an e-mail here.

You can also send your corrections by email or by mail addressed to the:

- For all countries, except those in sub-Saharan Africa
Relations with Member States Section
Priority Africa and External Relations Sector
UNESCO
7, Place de Fontenoy
75352 Paris 07 SP
E-mail: zh.wang(a)unesco.org

- For the countries of Sub-Saharan Africa
Priority Africa and External Relations Sector
UNESCO
7, Place de Fontenoy
75352 Paris 07 SP
E-mail: a.vignal(a)unesco.org