European Union strengthens engagement with Afghanistan through the appointment of a Special Envoy – European Union External Action Services

 The High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Federica Mogherini, has appointed Mr Roland Kobia as the Special Envoy of the European Union to Afghanistan.The High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Federica Mogherini, has today announced the appointment of Mr Roland Kobia as the Special Envoy of the European Union to Afghanistan. The Special Envoy’s main task will be to advance the European Union’s contribution to delivering lasting peace and prosperity in Afghanistan and in the region.

Mr Roland Kobia, a senior EEAS official and currently Head of the European Union Delegation to Myanmar, will ensure the European Union’s continued engagement in international and regional processes aiming at peace in Afghanistan by coordinating and consulting with all regional, international and… Read More on European Union External Action Services