Organization of a Short Term Lab Technical and Maintenance Training by cooperation of Higher Education Development Program (HEDP) at Kabul University.

Educational program for the purpose of capacity building and raising the professional capabilities of staff; technicians and laboratories of the faculties of chemistry, physics, biology and engineering of universities and institutes of higher education in the center and provinces of the Ministry of Higher Education and the Higher Education development program HEDP, in coordination with Kabul University, was held at this university.

The opening ceremony of the program was held on Sunday, 14 July 2019, with the presence of Professor Hamidullah Farooqi Chancellor of Kabul University and Advisor of Chief Minister in Higher Education Affairs of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan; Professor Dr. Shams al-Rahman Rahmani, head of the Kabul Medical University of  Abu Ali Ibn Sina, Mr. Noor Ahmad Darwish, Head of the United Nations Development Program, deans of the relevant faculties, professors, and staff and officials of the Kabul University in Kabul University’s central hall was held, and a training has been scheduled for ten days for program participants at Medical University Abu Ali ibn Sina in Kabul.

In this program, Professor Hamidullah Farooqi Chancellor of Kabul University and Advisor of Chief Minister in Higher Education Affairs of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan; on behave of the Kabul University welcomed this training program’s participants, then talked about discussing the importance of implementing the program. Professor Hamidullah Farooqi; called important this professional training for employees, the development of the capacity of laboratory officials in the scientific institutions which was a serious necessity  to pay attention to hygiene, observing the ethics of the staff in this sector and emphasizing the management of the maintenance of equipment in the laboratories.

Professor Hamidullah Farooqi said; this training program is important to raise the professional capacity of the laboratories, and expressed gratitude that the ten-day training program that continues at Abu Ali Ibn Sina Kabul Medical University be effective to the participants of the workshop.

Then, Dr. Noor Ahmad Darwish head of the (HEDP) Ministry of Higher Education explained this program plan and called this training effective to the participants of this workshop.  After that Dr. Shamsulrahman Rahmani the chairman of the Abu Ali Ibn Sina Kabul Medical University as another speaker of the ceremony, emphasized the honesty of the participants of the workshop.  

It should be noted; that this workshop will continue for ten days at the Faculty of Science in Kabul University and the University of Abu Ali Ibn Sina University, and necessary sections in laboratory section will be taught to the participants.