“Fly Afghanistan” Kite Running FestivalDec 1, 2016
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Ministry of Economy held a kite running festival on Nov 25th - 2016 in Kabul.
Over six hundreds of people including men and women, youths, media, civil society activist and government figures participated.
The festival offered free kites to participants in order to promote the Sustainable Development Goals– a set of 17 development targets agreed to by all 193 countries in the United Nations to protect the environment and make the world a fairer, safer and healthier place.
- BBC Persian: http://www.bbc.com/persian/afghanistan-38120095
- Khabarnama News Agency: http://khabarnama.net/blog/2016/11/27/kite-flying-festival-in-afghanistan/