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Wais Aria

About me

Wais Aria is a versatile leader with comprehensive experience in non-profit management in national and international organizations. he is an efficient and resourceful expert on issues of gender, development, Refugee right, and strategic policy development.he has in-depth experience in initiating and setting up organizations, developing and coordinating projects and teams, advocating for child rights women’s rights, and gender-sensitive laws and policies with local government and international stakeholders in Afghanistan. He Trained in Peacebuilding, disaster management in the USA, Wais Aria has 15 years of working experience in Afghanistan, Europe south Asia concern refugee rights, advocacy, mental health, and child protection, especially on policy issues, advocacy, he has high social competence in working with staff, partners and donor agencies that include his work as a consultant in program development, training, and evaluation with donors UN and NGOs. He is well known in many countries as a human rights activist Currently working as Deputy chair for south Asia with Asia pacific refugee rights network, annual member of UN in Geneva, NGO consultation for a durable solution of the Refugee issue, executive director of Tabish Organization in Afghanistan, founder forced migration studies center for Afghanistan and human rights activist in USA and Afghanistan. Author, Photographer.


United States

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capacity building

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