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The Afghan American Foundation (AAF) is a non-profit, non-partisan institution representing and advancing the interests of Afghan-American communities focused on civic, cultural, economic, and policy issues amongst the American public, policymakers, and opinion shapers.

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Mission Statement

Afghan American Foundation

The Afghan American Foundation (AAF) is a non-profit, non-partisan institution representing and advancing the interests of Afghan-American communities focused on civic, cultural, economic, and policy issues amongst the American public, policymakers and opinion shapers. This mission is pursued through sustained engagement in the following areas:

 

  • Fostering strong civic and political participation of Afghan-American communities in the democratic process; supporting advocacy initiatives directed towards policymakers at the local, state, and federal levels;

  • Supporting objective research, reporting, and analysis on issues of interest to Afghan-American communities;

  • Creating bridge-building platforms and avenues of collaboration for Afghan-American organizations and their counterparts in Afghanistan; 

  • Strengthening the United States-Afghanistan bilateral relationship through cultural, social, and economic engagements

 

Board of Directors

  • Sher Jan Ahmadzai

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    Director Center for Afghanistan Studies
    University of Nebraska at Omaha

  • Wida Amir

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    Non-profit leader/Advocate
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  • Joseph A. Azam

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    Attorney, Global Anti-corruption & Governance Advisor

  • Haroon Azar

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    Senior Fellow, UCLA Burkle Center for International Relations

  • Mustafa Babak

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    Afghan Diaspora, Researcher, & Advocate

  • Nadia Hashimi

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    Author, Advocate, & Physician

  • Jawaid Kotwal

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    Leader, Organizer, & Advocate

  • Freshta Taeb

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    Advocate & Refugee Interventionist

  • Haris Tarin

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    Author & Policy Practitioner

 

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