Afghan Biographies

Achekzai, Gulalai Mrs.

Name Achekzai, Gulalai Mrs.
Ethnic backgr. Pashtun
Date of birth 1963
Function/Grade IEC Secretary and Commissioner 2014 Elections
History and Biodata

2. Previous Functions:
Teaching at the Afshar female High School, KhairKhana number 1 female high school
Senior advisor to the minister of women affairs
worked with UNCDAP in Kandahar (4 years)
worked with the Independent Human Rights Commission in Kandahar as a Deputy of Oversight and Investigation of Human Rights Violations Unit (8 years)
IEC Secretary and Commissioner 2014 Elections (20130804)

3. Biodata:
Mrs. Gulalai Achakzai was born 1963 in Kandahar City, where she completed her High School Education. She attended school at Zarghona Ana High school and entered Kabul University. She earned a degree from Sharia Faculty of Kabul University and was awarded a Master'sof Psychology from the same University.  She , is a Pashtun from Kandahar province, was a delegate to the 2010 Peace Jirga and is also considered loyal to the president.


Last Modified 2014-04-14
Established 2013-07-31