Independent Election Commission of Afghanistan

Directors

Mr. Sayed Ibrahim Sadat, (ICT Director)

Sayed Ibrahim Sadat was born on May 20, 1983 in Afghanistan.

He holds a Master of Science (M.Sc.) Degree in Business Management, from Islamic Azad University and a B.Sc. degree in Computer Science, from Kabul University in Afghanistan.

Sayed Ibrahim Sadat has served in different key roles in the fields of ICT education, ICT, ICT policy and Elections with national and international organizations including Afghanistan Relief Organization(ARO) , Combined Security Transition Command – Afghanistan(CSTC-A), National Military Academy of Afghanistan(NMAA), National Institute of Management and Administration(NIMA) and the Independent Election Commission of Afghanistan since 2006.

Sayed Ibrahim Sadat is presently the Director of ICT with the Independent Election Commission of Afghanistan. Prior to this, he served as Deputy & Acting Head of ICT Department with the IEC.

Mr. Sadat participated in many national and international conferences and workshops with respect to ICT, Management & Leadership, Business Communication, E-government, M-government, ICT Policy and Election Technology.

Sayed Ibrahim Sadat is very fluent in Dari, Pashto and English.

Ms. Monama Mansoor Sadat (Head of Planning and Procedures Department)

Ms. Monama Mansoor Sadat was born in Kabul City in 1964 and completed her higher education in the field of National Economy Planning in the Faculty of Economics at Kabul University.

She has served from 1985 to 1996 as a planning and legal consulting general manager at the labor section of the Ministry of Work and Social Affairs. In addition, she worked as a Physics and Math teacher in Peshawar city of Pakistan and later on from 2003 to 2008 as cultural affairs manger, deputy and acting director of planning and external relations department at the Ministry of Women’s Affairs.

Mrs. Monema Mansoor Sadat participated in several national and international conferences and workshops with respect to women’s education, management and leadership and she can speak Pashto, Dari and English languages.

Mr. Sayed Abdul Rahim Nawakhtyar (Head of Information and External Relations)

Mr. Sayed Abdul Rahim NawakhtyarSayed Abdul Rahim Nawakhtyar was born in 1978 in a religious family of Watapur Meeran village in Kama district of Nangarhar province. He has completed his primary and secondary education in Peshawar, Pakistan. He graduated from Afghan Sayed Jamaludin High Secondary School in 2007. He came back to Afghanistan for achieving higher education. He started higher education in faculty of Law and Political Sciences in Nangarhar University.

He graduated from faculty of Law and Political Sciences of Nangarhar and obtained his bachelor degree in 2004.

In addition, he has obtained diplomas in Arabic Language and Management from different institutes.

He has participated in many educational seminars and workshops. He can speak Pashto, Dari, English and Arabic languages.

Mr. Nawakhtyar was the founder and director of Spinghar radio.

He stared to work with FEFA in 2004. He has worked there as a legal and training facilitator for around one and half years.

Mr. Nawakhyar was hired as educational and training officer at the Independent Human Rights Commission in 2007. Later on, he was hired as information and external relations officer at the Independent Election Commission in 2008.

He was chief of the secretariat of the association for electoral officials in 2006. He is still a member of the leadership of the mentioned association. He has performed many tasks at IEC since 2008. He has been working as information and media general officer at IEC since 2010.

According to the decision of the IEC top management and approval of the President, Mr. Nawakhtyar is now serving as Acting Head of Information and External Relations Department.