Fri, Jul 21|
The Jenks Center
Afghanistan at Glance; History, Culture, Religion, & Political turmoil with Mir Ahmad Shekib
Time & Location
Jul 21, 2023, 11:00 AM EDT
The Jenks Center, 109 Skillings Rd, Winchester, MA 01890, USA
About the Event
Join us for a presentation on Afghanistan. The presentation will cover issues such as geography, demographics, arts, historical places, historical photos, nature, music, iconic poets, scholars & musicians, cuisine, briefly about the religion, and a concise overview of the political atmosphere in the past few decades. The Speaker, Mr. Shekib is the Research Analyst for the Fletcher School Leadership Program for Financial Inclusion (FLPFI). Before joining Fletcher/Tufts, Mir worked as the Director General for Financial Inclusion, Deputy Director General for Monetary Policy Department, and Risk Manager for Financial Risk Management Department at the Central Bank of Afghanistan (Da Afghanistan Bank).
Sponsored by the John and Mary Murphy Foundation.