Vision and Mission

As he was being sworn in as President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan on September 29, 2014/Mizan 7, 1393, H.E. Ashraf Ghani thanked his wife thus automatically underlining the establishment of Afghanistan’s First Lady Office. The decision for the Office to focus on social and non-political issues was based on the Background of H.E. the First Lady and her previous work assisting IDPs (internally displaced people) and children working on the streets of Kabul. The office of H.E. the First Lady of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan was established in October 2014/Mizan 1393.

Vision and Mission

A prosperous Afghanistan where all Afghans, especially women, are respected regardless of ethnic background, gender, power or position.

Mission

To improve the provision of quality services to all vulnerable sections of the population through monitoring and facilitation.

Areas of Interest

Basic needs in Afghanistan are enormous. Given the non-political nature of this office and its recent establishment, the main areas of interest are:

  • Assessing the needs of vulnerable populations
  • Focusing on capacity building and job creation
  • Access to quality health, education and legal services especially at the provincial level
  • Afghan Culture and Islamic Civilization