Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development

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.




  •  Road and Development
    Worth of 74 million and 450 thousand AFN, one development project of MRRD has been completed in Ghor province. This welfare project includes: graveling of 35 k meters of road and construction of 61 converts and 1024...
  •  The implementation of one welfare project in Kapisa
    The implementation work of a pubic project begun in Kapisa province, This project includes: construction of 420 meters of retaining wall that will be completed at a cost of AFN 5 million...
  •  Completion of Two Uplift projects in Ghor
    With the completion of two welfare projects of Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development in Ghorprovince, environmental problems of 500 rural families have been solved. These projects...
  •  Exhibition for Rural Enterprises in Herat
    Ehibition for Rural Enterprises and productive groups opened by the National Rural Enterprise Development program of MRRD in Herat province. This has been done with the objective of creating linkages...
  •  Working meeting
    H.E. Eng. Nasir Ahmad Durrani, the Minister of Rural Rehabilitation and Development of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan met today in his office with the special Rapporteur on the human rights of internally displaced persons...


  • CCP: Citizen Charter Programme

  • 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