Spokesperson and Director General of Communications
- Mr. Gran Hewad
- Spokesperson and Director General of Communications
H.EMr. Gran Hewad is the youngest and only son of a middle-class family. He was born in 1983 in a remote village in Puli Khumri - Baghlan province. He did his B.A in Economics at the Kabul University and attended his M.A program of Peace, Development and Conflict Studies in the University of Innsbruck in Austria. He is married and is father of two daughters.
With thirteen years of work experience,
he briefly worked as the Director of Communications Department at the American University of Afghanistan (AUAF). He previously worked as Research Manager for Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU). He worked as Afghanistan’s Program Manager for Geneva Call. Before Geneva Call, he worked as a researcher for Afghanistan Analysts Network (AAN). He also worked as executive officer at the secretariat of the admin board of the Wolesi Jirga.
Now Gran Hewad is working as the Spokesperson and Director General of Communications at the Afghan Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Afghanistan.