Nargis Mangsoor

YIPP Afghanistan (KMC Officer – SWaRMA)

Knowledge Management and Communication

Nargis Mansoor joined ICIMOD in August 2018 as Communication Officer for the Strengthening Water Resources Management in Afghanistan (SWaRMA) initiative under the Young ICIMOD Professional Programme (YIPP), Afghanistan. She has almost six years of experience in media, communications, and telecommunications. 

She has served different organizations, and her most recent work was with the United Nations Human Settlement Programme (UN-Habitat) in Afghanistan as Outreach Communication Officer. She worked for five years at the telecommunications company MTN Afghanistan as Network Quality and KPI Engineer. She has a Bachelor’s in Computer Science from the International Islamic University, Islamabad, Pakistan.

Mansoor is interested in volunteer activities. She is a climate change activist and founded the Afghanistan Climate Change Movement (ACCM) in 2013.