A-CAN has is a registered association with the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan based in Kabul Afghanistan. Established in 2018, the purpose of the Network is to provide a platform for the Chevening alumni to interact in an inclusive platform in order to contribute meaningfully to the general society. A-CAN’s vision is become a thriving and well-connected network that actively contributes to the Afghan society by organizing activities that ultimately help with nation building in Afghanistan.
The Chevening Alumni Network is established to:
- Facilitate the interaction among Chevening alumni both inside and outside Afghanistan and convene events that further enhance the reputation of the scholarship and the network.
- Contribute back to society by organizing a wide range of activities to discuss, contribute to, and exchange ideas towards issues related to the Afghan Society at large.
- Raise awareness about the Chevening Scholarship Program as well as Chevening Fellowships and to inspire potential leaders of Afghanistan to participate in the program.
- Establish partnership with other associations, network and organizations to join forces in providing technical expertise, visions and enthusiasm in developing Afghanistan.