Organization of Public Awareness Program on Public Credit Registry and Registry of Securing Charges on Movable Property in Herat province
Following the public awareness programs of Public Credit Registry and Registry of Securing Charges on Movable Property supported by Harakat; on June 04, 2014, Public Credit Registry Department (PCR) organized a full day workshop on public awareness of PCR registries in Da Afghanistan Bank regional office ̶ Herat. The workshop was attended by the employees of Commercial Banks, Commercial Court, Central Statistics, Provincial Employees of the Ministry of Economics, Ministry of Justice, Ministry of Agriculture, Representatives of Chamber of Commerce, Herat University and Employees of Da Afghanistan Bank in Herat Province.
The purpose of workshop was to improve the awareness of relevant organizations on how to use mentioned systems and how this Regime can facilitate access to finance in Afghanistan.
The program started with the opening remarks of H.E. Alhaj Mohammad Essa Turab, Second Deputy Governor of Da Afghanistan Bank, stating the vital importance of both systems for economic development and facilitating access to finance in the country and appreciated the financial support of Harakat organization. Later on, Anwar Shah Yousufi, Regional Director of Western Zone of Da Afghanistan Bank, elaborated the importance of western zone in financial sector of Afghanistan. He stated: “the two new systems of DAB will have certain impact on our economy and will certainly ease access to finance in western zone”. In addition, Mr. Haroon Wafa, project manager from Harakat, highlighted the challenges of access to finance in Afghanistan and Harakat’s commitment toward overcoming such challenges and supporting public awareness programs of PCR department. Later on, Mr. Nesar Ahmad Yosufzai, General Director of Public Credit Registry department explained the importance of both registries and its live usage. At the end, H.E. Second Deputy Governor appreciated from the participation of related organizations and admired employees of western zone of DAB for facilitating the event.