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The Professional Development Institute offers education and training programs to private businesses, NGO's, government agencies, and individuals.

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President Ashraf Ghani tells story of AUAF alumna in speech to US Congress

During his historic speech to the joint meeting of US Congress on March 25, 2015, President Ashraf Ghani mentioned the American University of Afghanistan while telling the inspiring story of AUAF alumna Khatera Afghan. “Let me tell you the story of Khatera Afghan, a young woman from Kandahar. Her schooling began when she braved threats…


AUAF Celebrates International Women’s Day

The International Center for Afghan Women’s Economic Development at the American University of Afghanistan (AUAF), in partnership with the 10,000 Business Women Alumni Association organized a joint event in celebration of International Women’s Day on March 10, 2015. Above: Ms. Shukria Barakzai, left, and Women Center coordinator, Ms. Madina Mahboobi  at the celebration of International…


Former AUAF Board Member named president of Marlboro College

Congratulations to AUAF’s former board of trustees member Kevin Quigley on his recent appointment as president of Marlboro College, a leading US institution in liberal arts education in Vermont. Read more at this link. *Photo credit: Marlboro College


PDI Executive Director attends global ACCA conference

The Executive Director of the Professional Development Institute (PDI), Reshad Popal, attended the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) global Learning Providers’ Conference in London on February 11th and 12th, 2015. He also met with ACCA Chief Executive, Ms. Helen Brand OBE, and Dr. Afra Sajjad, Head of Education Emerging Markets. ACCA pledged support to…

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