Power of Photography for Humanity

Image and Photography of Humanity

Shaheed Ahmad Shah Massoud Foundation was the host of a quite interesting and educative program called ‘Image and Photography of Humanity’ last night by Reza Deghati, world’s renowned and famous photojournalist.

In fact, Mr. Deghati is one of the oldest friends of Afghanistan’s Jihad and Resistance times and he has devoted forty years of his life to photographing the humanity and reflecting the violence against humanity across the world for the purpose of searching the truth of humans’ lives as well as the sufferings, miseries, catastrophes, happiness, and sorrows of humans.

From the tragic events of Kurdistan to Kosovo, Palestine, Latin America, Afghanistan, Azerbaijan as well as the lives of people and events from the most dangerous and eventful parts and corners of the world have all been depicted and reflected in the images and photos taken by Mr. Deghati. According to Mr. Deghati, he has used the profession of photojournalism not only for the purpose of photographing and taking photos but also as a means to serve humanity.

In fact, the taken photos, humanitarian services and activities of Deghati have been published in many journals of the world in different languages.

We, on the behalf of Shaheed Ahmad Shah Massoud Foundation, requested Mr. Deghati if he would stay in Afghanistan for some days so that we invite large congregation of politicians, intellectuals, elites and different groups of people to this 2-hour important, interesting, exciting, and educative program which is full of lessons and fully corresponds to the current conditions and circumstances of our country.

Scholarships of Massoud Foundation

Scholarships of Massoud Foundation

The Foundation of martyrs’ Ahmad Shah Massoud, National Hero of Afghanistan, has provided the educational opportunities to our fellow countrymen in the country and abroad since its establishment up to now which has been very beneficial and effective in the growth of the innate talents of our teenagers and youths and it’s regarded as a great service to our young generation as well. In fact, Massoud Foundation searches and looks for educational opportunities in the fields of experimental and human sciences for our fellow countrymen in different countries and by taking into consideration the needs and requirements, it sends the talented, qualified and deserving youths to foreign countries for education so that these youths can contribute and take part in the development and growth of Afghanistan.

In fact, the youths, who have been introduced to the scholarships through Massoud Foundation, are from different areas and regions of Afghanistan and they are busy continuing their education in different fields of study and they want to transfer their gained expertise and knowledge to their country and want to serve their country after graduation.

The process of scholarships of Massoud Foundation with the countries is that Massoud Foundation selects the talented and qualified students with high marks and grades at schools and universities among the students of schools and universities from all over Afghanistan and sends them to foreign countries for education. In fact, the sons and daughters of martyrs, poor and needy people are also included in these scholarships and can benefit from these scholarships.