Telemedicine project in the border region between Afghanistan and Pakistan is helping injured people in remote areas … Federal Foreign Office of Germany | See also Aga Khan’s Cross-border project

A telemedicine project in the border region between Afghanistan and Pakistan is helping injured people in remote areas and aims to reduce tensions between the two countries. Sometimes when Dr Muhammad Tahir is out and about in Peshawar, Pakistan, his phone rings. When that happens, he knows that time is of the essence. Jens Clausen…

Ismaili Centre, London: Nurjehan Mawani (AKDN) and Shireen Rahmani (Roshan Telecom) to talk on Women’s Roll in Afghanistan on International Women’s Day

To mark International Women’s Day, the Aga Khan Foundation and the Ismaili Council Women’s Activities Portfolio invite you to a talk by: Nurjehan Mawani, Diplomatic Representative, Aga Khan Development Network, Afghanistan and, Shireen Rahmani, HR Director, Roshan Telecommunications. Nurjehan Mawani will discuss how the AKDN is helping to shape a stronger Afghanistan by placing inclusivity…

Connecting communities in Afghanistan: An interview with the CEO of Roshan — AKF Canada

Karim Khoja November 5, 2015 – AKFC sat down with the CEO of Afghanistan’s leading telecommunications provider, Roshan, to discuss the importance of connecting communities in Afghanistan. Karim Khoja, a proud Canadian, has over 25 years of experience in the telecommunications industry, spanning five countries (Afghanistan, Croatia, Pakistan, Poland and Tajikistan). In October 2015, he…

Afghanistan’s telecom giant, Roshan receives 5 Stevie Awards — Wadsam com|Amazing to see that women now represent 17% of company management says the judges

Afghanistan’s largest telecommunication provider, Roshan, received 5 Stevie Awards at the 12th Annual International Business Awards in Toronto Canada. The Stevie® Awards are the world’s premier business awards. They were created in 2002 to honor and generate public recognition of the achievements and positive contributions of organizations and working professionals worldwide. In short order the…

CEO of Roshan Mobile to discuss on mobile tech sector in Afghanistan at Delegation of the Ismaili Imamat — Register to join the live webcast

Roshan: Canada’s Legacy in Afghanistan — Aga Khan Foundation, Canada Karim Khoja,CEO November 5, 2015 – In 2003, when the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development established the Afghanistan mobile company Roshan, there was virtually no telecommunications infrastructure in the country. Some Afghans actually had to walk to a neighbouring country to make a phone…

Afghan Premier League: Football Trip – Third Part / سفر فوتبالی – قسمت سوم

Afghan Premier League Published on 23 Jul 2015 سفر فوتبالی (تیم ملی فوتبال افغانستان در مسیر جام جهانی ) Afghanistan National Football Team on the road of World Cup تیم ملی فوتبال افغانستان که برای اولین بار در مرحله ی گروهی مقدماتی جام جهانی قرار گرفته است برای آمادگی هر چه بیشتر اردوگاههای آمادگی را…

Roshan Signs a Three Year Extension as Title Sponsor of Roshan Afghan Premier League (RAPL) — Khaama com

Afghanistan’s leading total communications provider, Roshan, signed a three year extension as Title Sponsor of Roshan Afghan Premier League (RAPL), Afghanistan’s Largest Sporting Event. The announcement was made during a press conference on Tuesday by the Afghanistan Football Federation (AFF), Afghanistan’s leading total communications provider, and MOBY GROUP, Afghanistan’s largest media conglomerate. (…) The AFF…

Building Self-Reliance and Healthy Institutions in Afghanistan|Aga Khan Development Networks roll in building the war-torn country

***** Building Self-Reliance and Healthy Institutions in Afghanistan — By Sarah Allibhoy, Programs Fellow on Partnerships In Action Org President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, His Excellency Mohammad Ashraf Ghani. Photo credit: United States Institute of Peace. President Ashraf Ghani and Chief Executive Officer Abdullah Abdullah, the leaders of Afghanistan’s new unity government, were…

Global Health TV Video: AKDN (Aga Khan Development Network) works to build a sustainable health system through E-Health and Telemedicine in Afghanistan

  The Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) works to build a sustainable health system for Afghanistan at all levels from basic rural healthcare to tertiary level hospital services. Working with partners, e-health and telemedicine are innovative health interventions which can work in the country despite the on going security and access problems. Global Health TV…

Mobile Afghanistan: How a National Telecom Network Delivers Social Goods — Forbes com

Editor’s Note: Karim Khoja has been chief executive officer of Roshan, Afghanistan’s leading telecommunications provider, since January 2003. He is also an independent consultant and adviser to the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development, an international- development organization focused on Afghanistan. Read full article on Forbes com ->>>>><<<<<-

Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development (AKFED) Group company Roshan Recognized As Company With A Conscience In Afghanistan

February 7, 2013 Kabul, Afghanistan – Roshan, Afghanistan’s leading total communications provider, today announced that the company has been officially recognized as a certified  B-Corp. Roshan is the first company in Afghanistan to achieve this prestigious B-Corp status and leads the way for other Afghan businesses to gain recognition for ethical business practices. The status…