The 2020 Afghanistan Conference adopted a communiqué calling for an immediate, permanent and comprehensive ceasefire. Partners also called for a meaningful peace process with the participation of women and youth, as well as ethnic, religious and other minorities. The communiqué establishes a renewed partnership to strengthen a sovereign, unified, democratic and peaceful Afghanistan on its path towards prosperity and self-reliance for the benefit of all Afghans.
Afghanistan and the international community have entered a new phase of cooperation, as articulated in the Afghanistan Partnership Framework, marked by conditionality and enhanced joint review mechanisms to ensure results and impact for the people of Afghanistan. The final document was negotiated and agreed between the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan and its development partners.
At the 2020 Afghanistan Conference international partners welcomed the second version of the Afghanistan National Peace and Development Framework, which provides the Afghan government’s vision, strategy and plan for the next five years (2021-25).