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Kanishka Wahidi


Kanishka Wahidi is a PhD candidate at the University of Erfurt in Germany. He has a master’s degree in Public Policy from Willy Brandt School of Public Policy in Germany. He studied BSc. Economics in Kardan University during 2008-2012 which he graduated with a Gold Medal. Kanishka is also a recipient of Kardan University’s 40 under 40 Award in 2016. He was a member of the Academic Delegation at The Geneva Conference on Afghanistan in November 2018.
Mr. Wahidi is currently in the third year of his PhD studies in Economics with the department of Economics, Law and Social Sciences at University of Erfurt in Germany. His PhD research is about the impact of economic growth on poverty and income inequality in Afghanistan.

Besides his studies, he is a Lecturer of (Introduction to Microeconomics) for Bachelor’s students at Erfurt University. He is an active member of the research group (Centre for Empirical Research in Economics and Social Sciences (CEREB)).

In his professional life, Mr. Wahidi has worked for the Office of Chief Executive of Afghanistan, Mr. Abdullah Abdullah, as a Technical Advisor for IDPs in 2017. He has also worked for the National Solidarity Program as Head of Evaluation Unit, The Asia Foundation, and International Rescue Committee.

In his free time, he enjoys reading books, travelling and sports like beach volleyball, swimming and hiking.

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