Minister's Biography


 Education: Post-Graduate, Nebraska University,


 Work Experience: 34 years

 Age: 62 years

  H.E, Engineer Nasir Ahmad Durrani, son of Shaheed Haji Shah Mohammad, was born in Pul-e-Kandahari village, Mohammad Agha district of Logar province in 1952.

He completed his primary and secondary education in 1967 in his hometown and then proceeded to Kabul Technical Institute where he completed his 12th class in 1970. He obtained a Bachelors 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 engineering at the Nebraska University.




  •  Forty two Sub-projects of NSP Completed in Kabul Province
    With a cost of 62 million and 336 thousand Afs 42 sub-projects of the National Solidarity Programme of the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD/NSP) were recently completed...
  •  MRRD’s Minister Meets UNDP’s New Country Director
    The Minister of Rural Rehabilitation and Development of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, H.E. Eng. Nasir Ahmad Durrani met in his office with the new Country Director of United Nations...
  •  Inauguration of 29 Welfare Projects in Ghor
    With a cost of more than 65 million and 963 thousand Afs the foundation stone of 29 development projects were recently laid in Ghor province by the Regional Programmes of the Ministry of Rural...
  •  Completion of Bridge Project
    With a cost of eight million and 160 thousand Afs a bridge project 28.2-m in length was recently completed in Khost province by the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD). According to Eng. Mohammad...
  •  46 welfare projects completed in Herat
    46 utility projects of the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD) were recently completed and handed-over in various villages of Guzara district of Herat province. Out of these projects,...




  • 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