Connect is an APn-led initiative that helps Afghan professionalsÂ findÂ volunteering, internship and full time career opportunities in Afghanistan across a range of sectors, including government, professional services, information technology, finance, law, and creative sectors.
Finding a job in Afghanistan
There are several paths to finding a job in Afghanistan, including attending APn events, visiting jobsite portals, checking the websites ofÂ theÂ Afghan GovernmentÂ as well asÂ Non-Government Organisations (NGOs) operatingÂ in Afghanistan.
Jobsite Portals: Jobs.af,Â Kar.af,Â Wazifa.afÂ andÂ ACBARÂ (Agency Coordinating Body for Afghan Reliefs),Â United Nations (UN) Jobs.
NGOs:Â UNDP AfghanistanÂ (UNDP provides attractive incentive packages and career opportunities),Â United States International Development AgencyÂ (one of the largest donors to the development efforts in Afghanistan),Â NATO/ISAF Afghanistan.
Connect events heldÂ to-date
You can follow the FacebookÂ page for the latest updates.
You canÂ email the connectÂ teamÂ directly on firstname.lastname@example.org.
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