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The Team

 Who's Behind the Darakht-e Danesh Library?

The Darakht-e Danesh Library was conceived by Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan (CW4WAfghan), as part of the education work this organization is carrying out in Afghanistan. The DD Library staff team include: 

DIRECTOR

  • Lauryn Oates

CONTENT MANAGER

  • Abdul Rahim Ahmad Parwani

DEVELOPERS

  • Faisal Abubaker

  • Aaron Vasanth

OUTREACH & EDUCATION

  • Sediqullah Sarwary

LICENSING & ARCHIVING CONSULTANT

  • Nicole Askin 

The resources for teachers on this website are made possible by the generous contributions of skilled volunteer translators, whom we acknowledge with great appreciation here:

DARI CONTRIBUTORS:

  • Shabnam Hazrati

  • Nazari Barashna

  • Mohammad Murtaza Rahimi

  • Shir Hussain Tabesh

  • Roya Ghafghazi

  • Afsaneh Borghei

  • Helia Abdollahzadeh

  • Roohafza Zarabi

  • Maliha Bahram

  • Masooma Nazar

  • Nasir Hotaki

PASHTO CONTRIBUTORS:

  • Munir Ibrahimi

  • Daoud Habibzai

  • Sediq Khan

  • Roein Sarwari

  • Muhibur Rahman Muhib

NOORISTANI CONTRIBUTOR

  • Solaiman Sonara

UZBEKI CONTRIBUTOR

  • Yasin Khan

SAWJI CONTRIBUTOR

  • Abdul Salam

MUNJI CONTRIBUTOR

  • Paul

 

GRAPHIC DESIGN: 

  • Ahmad Farin Sadiq

  • Aman Sadat

 

Thank you to the following individuals who played pivotal roles in the founding and growth of the Darakht-e Danesh Library: 

  • Jamshid Hashimi (Development Manager)

  • Cathy Feick (Coordinator of Translators)

  • Letha Kay Goger (Digital Library Specialist) 

Thank you to our Storyweaver Campaign 2019 volunteer translators of children's storybooks:

Kawa Aahangar, Maliha Bahram, Manizha Bakhtari, Afsaneh Borghai, Roya Ghaghazi, Naser Hotaki, Dr. Latifa Majidi, Abdul Rahim Parwani, Humaira Zadran, Murwarid Ziayee, Gloria Ahmadi, Roohafza Zarabi, Helia Abdollahzadeh, Munir Ibrahimi, Muheb ur Rahman Muheb, Mohammad Wali Minanak, Khairuddin Ayoubzai, Syed Maher Sadaat, Muska Azizi, Hewad Shalamkhll, Aqa Mohammad Qurishi, Manila Paekht and Palwasha Habib

 

 

 

 

Past Contributing Volunteer Translators:

Khujesta Sadri, Abdul Waheed Stanikzai, Hayatuddin Tayyeb Qadri, Nader, Homayoon Taheryar, Latif Rashedy