Said Intizar Khadim is the former chief of staff and communications director for the Independent Directorate of Local Governance, a governmental agency that reports to the Afghan president’s office. Previously, he worked as a senior strategic communication adviser for Afghanistan’s High Peace Council, managing strategic affairs with political parties, civil societies and international establishments. Khadim frequently writes articles for websites and travels abroad as an activist. During his Humphrey year, Khadim hopes to sharpen his leadership and technological skills so he can continue to help his country’s young government grow.
His Capstone project, Larleed, is a trilingual news site providing political, Islamic, world, business, and other news in Afghanistan.