Rafiullah Omar

SSA - GIS Programmer

Geospatial Solutions

Rafiullah Omar joined ICIMOD in January 2019 and is primarily responsible for providing technical support to the agricultural information portal at the Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock (MAIL). He also develops tools and applications for field data collection as and when required. With experience working as a software engineer in different institutions, he has served as a lecturer of Computer Science at Khurasan, Ningarhar, and Salam universities in Afghanistan. He also worked as an MIS Developer at MAIL under the Government of Afghanistan. 

Omar completed his BS in Software Engineering from the National University of Modern Languages in Pakistan and Master’s degree in Software Engineering from Kabul University in Afghanistan.