Dr. Abas Basir met the Vice President of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, H.E. Austad Sarwar Danish, on Monday, 14th January 2019 at his office. The Vice President was briefed of SACEP on ongoing activities and the support that SACEP could facilitate to its member states. Vice President welcomed, the Director General to Afghanistan and highlighted the important role that SACEP could play in the region. He also highlighted some environmental challenges that Afghanistan faces with and requested for technical support of SACEP to address these challenges. Dr. Abas Basir, ensured the assistance of SACEP noting the untiring efforts taken by Afghanistan on implementation of SDGs and acknowledged Afghanistan’s support of SACEP.