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Afghan Alum Receives Young Successful Figure of the Year Award

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The Youth Political Rights Advocacy Group, which is structured by technical assistance of FEFA (Free and Fair Election Forum of Afghanistan), have selected 17 prominent individuals, including Members of Parliament, members of provincial councils, journalists, and members of civil society, to receive awards in Afghanistan. The criteria considered for candidates were age, educational degree, work experience and social influence. After selection of the potential candidate, a questionnaire was developed for interviews, and the findings of interviews were reviewed and analyzed.

Abdul Ghaffar Nazari (YES 2005-2006, Afghanistan, hosted by American Councils PO in Cashton, WI) received the Young Successful Figure of the Year Award. He is a manager for training and development within human resources at Roshan Telecommunication of Afghanistan. Congratulations, Abdul!


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