ABOUT

TECHAFGHANISTAN


TechAfghanistan is a community-based interactive portal for all technology-related news, information, personalities and research pertaining to Afghanistan. We chronicle insights about the latest technological innovations in the country and globally, and their potential to empower people through creating concrete social, economic and environmental change. We wish to promote Afghanistan as a technology hub and pioneer in the region. TechAfghanistan, through its community of contributors and partners, promotes a culture of debate, investigative research and thought leadership, in the ways in which technology can contribute to a better world.

TechAfghanistan is an initiative by TechNation, a Kabul-based technology and consulting firm. TechNation addresses the technology needs of citizens transforming Afghanistan into a technology-equipped nation. Follow TechNation for more information.

TEAM

Editorial


Dr. Rafiq Swash
Editor in Chief
Kamini Menon
Managing Editor
Talisa zur Hausen
Contributing Editor
Mir Wais Nisar
Contributing Editor
Jawed Samsor
Contributing Writer
Parag Rabade
Contributing Writer
Abdul Saboor Mobariz
Contributing Writer
Lauryn Oates
Contributing Writer
Soren Eberhardt
Contributing Writer
Qudratullah Hiwadpal
Contributing Writer
Gloria Lwakabamba
Contributing Writer
Ramin Sadat
Contributing Writer
Haji Gul Wahaj
Contributing Writer
Nang Attal
Contributing Writer
Ziauddin Zia
Contributing Writer
Abdul Bari Farahi
Contributing Writer
Ahmad Fahim Didar
Contributing Writer
Elaha Mahboob
Contributing Writer
Fereshteh Forough
Contributing Writer
Tariq Meeran
Contributing Writer
Ahmad Paintdakhi
Contributing Writer
Asad Hasan
Contributing Writer
Dr. Gohar F Khan
Contributing Writer
Nargis Nasir Mansoor
Contributing Writer
Nuno Faria
Contributing Writer
Ibrahim Farooq
Contributing Writer
Tariq Osman
Contributing Writer
Dr. Mohibullah Wallizada
Contributing Writer
Bahadur Hellali
Contributing Writer
Jahit Jan
Contributor - Creative

Governance


Co-Founders

Omar Mansoor Ansari
President of TechNation
Baseer Ahmad Baheer
Vice President of TechNation
Dr. Rafiq Swash
Lecturer at Brunel University London
Maria Beebe
President, Global Networks
Roshan Noorzai
International Broadcaster at Voice of America

Management

Kamini Menon
General Manager
Jamil Naibi
Designer
Basir Hameedi
Video Editor

JOIN US


TechAfghanistan is made up of a dynamic and creative team of professionals, driven by a common passion for technology and empowerment. We strive to create a work environment where individuals are nurtured to fully realize their potential, while internalizing the company’s mission and values.

TechAfghanistan is building its team of writers, editors, and creative contributors. We actively seek news articles, reviews, research papers, features, and blogs from compelling writers on topical issues around technology in Afghanistan.

Click here to see current vacancies

PARTNER WITH US


TechAfghanistan firmly believes in forging strong collaborations with like-minded individuals, businesses, organizations and institutions to improve the quality, reach and impact of our content. To this end, we work closely with a diverse array of partners and networks and hope to collaborate with many more. If you feel drawn to our mission in some way, please contact us here.