Minister's Biography

Education: Bachelor, Faculty of Engineering Post-Graduate,Development and Reconstruction

Work Experience: 34 years

Age: 62 years

 Engineer Nasir Ahmad Durrani, son of Shaheed Haji Shah Mohammad, has born in Pul-e-Kandahari village, Mohammad Agha district of Logar province.

   He has completed his primary and secondary education in his hometown and then proceeded to Kabul Technical Institute where he completed his 12th class in 1970. He obtained a Bachelor in Engineering from Kabul University in 1975. In 1988, he went to the United States of America (USA) where he completed a year of post-graduate studies in the areas of Development and Reconstruction at the Nebraska University.




  •  Implementation of four projects in Kabul
    By completion of four water supply projects, 1744 families benefitted from safe water, These projects include digging (4) wells with Installation of hand pumps ,that with the cost of 1 million and 178...
  •  Alternative Livelihoods Projects
    The Ministries of Rural Rehabilitation & Development, Counter Narcotics and Information and Culture signed a joint Memorandum to fight narcotics and poppy cultivation. Based on this Memorandum, the...
  •  MRRD Minister visits Logar
    H.E Nasir Ahmad Durrani, the Minister of Rural Rehabilitation and Development Ministry inaugurated another rural road construction project in the province of Logar. Funded by the Ministry of Finance, this road of...
  •  The meeting
    The Minister of Rural Rehabilitation and Development, H.E. Eng. Nasir Ahmad Durrani met with Meena Shearzoi , director for the “ women in government “ project of American development organization. In the meeting...
  •  We can witness the rural development through road connectivity
    Rural Afghanistan requires 86,000 km of rural roads and up to now, the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD) has managed to construct over 44,000 km in 34...


  • NSP: National Solidarity Programme
  • NABDP: National Area-Base Development Programme
  • NRAP: National Rural Access Programme
  • Ru-WatSIP: Rural Water Supply, Sanitation & Irrigation Programme
  • AREDP: Afghanistan Rural Enterprise Development Programme
  • CARD-F: Comprehensive Agriculture and Rural Development - Facility