University of Kabul, 5962, Bachelor of Arts Law & International Rel. University of North Carolina, United States of America, 1965-1967, Master of Arts Pol Science(s), 1968-1970, Doctor of Philosophy Pol Science(s). Institut International, France, 1971-1973, Diploma Dipl.
Spoken languages: English, French, Pashtoo, Dari.
Deputy Chief, Program Support Division, Regional Bureau(s) for Asia & the Pacific, United Nations Development Programme since 1991. Deputy Resident Representative, United Nations Development Program, Fiji, 1988-1991. Country Officer, United Nations Capital Development Fund, New York, 1981-1988.
Assistant Resident Representative, United Nations Development Program, Bangladesh, 1978-1980. Staff Member, Department of Economic & Tech Cooperation, Ministry of Planning, Afghanistan, 1974-1977. Staff Member, Department of Archives, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Afghanistan, 1970-1973.
Member, Board of Planning, Ministry of Education, 1964-1970.