I have a background in Linguistic, literature, media, education and children’s publishing with national and international companies. Since 2007 I have worked with BBC World Service, OFRD, IRC, ASGO, Save the Children International and MoE/TVET. Currently I am working as Reading Materials Development Specialist with Chemonics International/Resources, Skills and Capacities in Early Grade Reading in Afghanistan Project which is funded by USAID.

During 10 years of my experience with mentioned companies, I was involved in developing curriculum for Pre-School, teacher & school shura training manuals for CBE, reading supplementary materials for primary grades, conducting EGRA/EGMA, RRNT, reading materials assessment and other media and cultural activities in Afghanistan.

Moreover I have BA and MA in Linguistics & Literature from Kabul University. Meanwhile I am the Author and translator of more than 100 books in field of Art, Drama, Aesthetics, Literature, especially child literature and curriculum for technical and vocational institutes.