Ambassador Biography

Janan Mosazai - AmbassadorJanan Mosazai

LANGUAGES
Pashto: Mother tongue
Dari/Persian: Fluent
English: Fluent
Urdu, Russian, French: Basic

 

 


EMPLOYMENT RECORD/WORK EXPERIENCE
Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan to the Islamic Republic of Pakistan (January 2014 – January 2016)

Spokesman and Director General of Communications, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Kabul, Afghanistan (May 2011 – January 2014)

Independent Consultant, Kabul, Afghanistan (2009 – 2011)

Political Affairs Officer, United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA), Kabul, Afghanistan (June 2002 – Feb 2005)
Working through the UN with the Government of Afghanistan on a wide range of policy areas, including the establishment of new political parties; the Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration (DDR) program; governance, etc.

Producer and Researcher, BBC World TV, Pakistan and Afghanistan (September 2001 – June 2002)
Producing a variety of news and documentary reports for the BBC World TV network


EDUCATION
2005 – 2009 Master of Journalism (MJ) program, School of Journalism and Communication, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada
2003 – 2004 American University-Central Asia, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
1999 – 2002 Kabul Medical University, Kabul, Afghanistan