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.




  •  MRRD Signs Contracts for 55 new Projects
    At a sum of AFN 220 million including 10% community contribution, the contracts for 55 public utility projects were signed today between the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD) and...
  •  Exhibition for Rural Enterprises in Herat
    AREDP is exploring opportunity in various national and international platforms to showcase the product produced by entrepreneurs from remote rural area. This has been done with the objective of...
  •  Members of VSLAs received Seed Capital
    Members of 14 Village Savings and Loan Associations (VSLA) received Seed Capital through the Afghanistan Rural Enterprise Development Program of the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development...
  •  Acting Executive Director of AIRD Introduced
    Mr. Abdul Mukhtar Ghararzoy serving as Head of Reform Process of the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development was introduced today as acting Executive Director of Afghanistan Institute for...
  •  Provision of Facilities for 7,000 Rural Households
    With a cost of 37 million and 370 thousand Afs – funded by the National Solidarity Program of the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD/NSP) seven public utility...


  • 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