17 August 2022
The leadership of the Association (Afghan Independent Journalists Union) and a number of senior media managers of the country shared the plan of paying the salaries of the country’s media employees through their bank accounts in a meeting with the head of the United Nations Development programme (UNDP) in Afghanistan.
In this meeting, the senior managers of Shamshad, Tolo News, Khurshid, Arezo, Rahe-Farda and 1TV also attended, Hujatullah Mujadidi, the president of the Association (Afghan Independent Journalists Union) while explaining the plan, asked UNDP officials to implement the plan to Support the country’s media community.
Senior media managers shared the demands of the country’s media community with the head of UNDP and demanded the implementation of the plan as soon as possible.
The head of the United Nations Development programme (UNDP) in Afghanistan
Surayo buzurukkova pledged to lobby for Afghan journalists and media employees at the international level while providing immediate and long-term support to the country’s media community.