Mohammad Sharif Jalalzai

SSA - GIS Expert (Afghanistan Country Office)

Geospatial Solutions

Mohammad Sahrif Jalalzai has a BSc in Geography from the Geosciences faculty at Kabul University in Afghanistan. He has more than 10 years of experience focusing on ArcGIS and remote sensing, cadastral mapping, water management, urban planning, 3D virtual city modelling, mine actions services, desertification, large scale mapping, project management, statistics, and research. He worked in various capacities, ranging from GIS trainer, GIS and remote sensing specialist, to GIS/MIS manager in various institutions ranging from AIMS, MUDH, and UNMAS before joining ICIMOD.

Jalalzai has conducted numerous trainings on basic, intermediate and advanced data management, and spatial analysis trainings in GIS and  remote sensing in Afghanistan. He has undertaken several trainings on ArcGIS Desktop, ArcGIS Online, Spatial Analysis, Spectral Analysis in ENVI 5.2, and ERDAS Imagine. He has also obtained trainings in SPSS Statistics/Research, and basic and advanced project management in Primavera P6 applications from Dubai and Afghanistan.