Mr. Safi

Mr. Najibullah Safi, Charge d’affairs i.a.


2020-Present MBA in Design & Leadership for Societal Innovation at Shizenkan University Tokyo, Japan

2014-2015 MA in Peace Studies at Bircham International University Madrid, Spain

2009-2010 Diplomacy at Institute of Diplomacy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Afghanistan Kabul, Afghanistan

2004-2007 Honor BA in Law and Political Sciences at Kabul University Kabul, Afghanistan

Occupational and Educational Trainings

2017 Certificate in Policy Making Course focused: on Strategic Policy Planning Den Hague, Netherland at Clingendael Institute for International Relation

2017 Diploma in Regional Cooperation at NATO Defense College Rome, Italy

2017 Certificate in Interagency Coordination Mons, Belgium at Military Partnerships Directorate SHAPE

2017 Certificate Regional Cooperation at UNODC Regional Program Bishkek, Kyrgyz

2017 Certificate in Peace Negotiation and Strategic Communication Berlin, Germany at Berghof Foundation Operations GmbH Germany

2012 Certificate in Diplomacy Program Cairo, Egypt at Operational Unite for development Assistance Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Egypt

2011 Certificate in Management and Administration, INteqal LLC (Consulting Firm)

2011 Certificate in Public International Law at Max Planck Institute, Heidelberg

Professional Experiences

JAN 21, 2021-Present Charge d’affairs i.a. at the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in Tokyo, Japan

OCT 11, 2019- Present Counsellor & DCM at the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in Tokyo, Japan

Late 2016 Deputy for Policy and Strategy Development and Coordination Directorate General, Deputy for Directorate General of Security Cooperation and Border Affairs, (NATO, OSCE, Afghanistan Peace Process, UNSC Sanction Resolutions, Terrorism, Drug Narcotics, Organized Crimes and Disarmaments related affairs) at the Ministry of Foreigh Affairs in Afghanistan

Early 2016 Special Consultant to Deputy Foreign Minister at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Afghanistan

2012-2015 1st Secretary, Political Officer, at the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in Ottawa, Canada

2008-2015 Work at the Ministry of Foreigh Affairs in Afghanistan Officer for the Send and Receive Section in the Archive and Communication Department, Special Assistant to the Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs, Desk Officer for the Bilateral Affairs of Afghanistan and United States of America Desk Officer for Bilateral Affairs of Afghanistan and Canada and in 5th Political Division

2007-2008 Legal Advisor to the US Army for East Zone of Afghanistan (Nangarhar, Nuristan, Kunar and Laghman Provinces)