Essay Contest Winners

1st Position

Name: Shoaib A. Rahim
DoB: February 12, 1984
Place of Birth: Nangarhar, Afghanistan
Gender: Male
Native Language: Pashto
Education: MBA – Finance (Institute of Management Sciences, Peshawar) MSc in Development Economics (University of Sussex, England)
Employment: Economic Development Advisor/ PPP (USAID- DAI)
Essay Title: How can Afghanistan retake its position as a transit and transport hub between Central Asia and South Asia?

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2nd Position

Name: Rabia Latif
Age: 20 Years
Place of Birth: Burewala City, Pakistan
Native Language: Urdu
Education: Bsc (hons.) Agricultural Sciences, University of Agriculture Faisalabad, Pakistan
Employment: Student
Essay Title: Silk Road through Afghanistan

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3rd Position

Name: Saheli Chattaraj
DoB: 25th July, 1986.
Nationality: Indian
Gender: Female
Native Language: Bengali (mother tongue), Hindi.
Employment: Assistant Professor, MMAJ Academy of International Studies, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi
Essay Title: Afghanistan: A New Beginning, A New Hope

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