Information Officer with Farsi

Ahmad Firooz Rahimi comes from Herat, Afghanistan. 

After graduating from
Herat University with a Bachelor’s Degree in English in 2015, he taught English
in a primary school for two years, but in 2017 he moved to Istanbul, Türkiye,
because of the security situation in Afghanistan.

Because Ahmad himself has experienced life as a refugee under UNHCR
protection, he understands first-hand what the needs of other refugees,
asylum seekers and migrants are and is very sympathetic to their plight.
Ahmad has previously also worked as a freelance educational consultant and
photo researcher in the publishing industry. While living in Istanbul, he
volunteered for an NGO working on community projects for the displaced and

Ahmad has been living in Bulgaria since 2021, and has recently joined FAR,
where he hopes he can make a difference and help improve the lives of those
who need support with their new lives in Bulgaria.

Languages: Farsi, English, Turkish