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Su, Private Sector Devt Programme Manager, Afghanistan

Su has spent the past 20 years working for the Ministry of Defence in financial and programme management, including in Afghanistan and Iraq. She joined DFID Afghanistan in June 2014, working with the private sector development team on programmes including support for Afghan businesses and development of the country’s extractives sector.

Skills and jobs: part of the answer to ending child marriage in Afghanistan?

Sewing and handicraft products created by Afghan women in the Zardosi network. Picture: Zardozi.

I recently joined DFID Afghanistan as the Private Sector Development Programme Manager, and my first "trip out" was to a programme I manage called Zardozi. It was already warm at 7:30am as I set off to meet 3 women - …