Bibi Khadija Award

“Bibi Khadija Award” was launched on November 19th, 2015 on the occasion of International Women Entrepreneurship Day to recognize and honor successful businesswomen and role models on annual basis.

The award is named after Bibi Khadija the wife of Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) as she has been the legendary and successful businesswomen in the history of Islam and Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) was working for her  so, she has also been a leader and economic value creator in the Islam history. The founder of this award Ms. Manizha Wafeq always hoped to create such a regular process to recognize and appreciate the successful businesswomen and their supporters in the country.

Recognizing role models in the Business sector will encourage the new generation to enter this field and become economically active and creators of hope, job, wealth, prosperity and PEACE.

Award Main Categories are: Honorary and Competitive

  1. Honorary awards are given to those serving women’s economic empowerment and women entrepreneurs development in the country or those women who are not in business but are highly accomplished and can be a role model to other Afghan women.

 

  1. Competitive Categories are:
  • started an innovative venture
  • have entered the male dominated sectors
  • have created the highest number of employment
  • have run her business successfully for more than 5 years
  • have started a service business for other women business owners

Bibi Khadija Booklet

“Bibi Khadija Award” was launched on November 19th, 2015 on the occasion of International Women Entrepreneurship Day to recognize and honor successful businesswomen and role models on annual basis.

 

Bibi Khadija 2018 Awardees

Introduction to Bibi Khadija

Zohal Atmar

Ms. Zuhal Atmar is CEO of Gul-Mursal Paper Production Factory/ Saturn Logistic Company. She has more than 7 years of experience in business sector and in 2005 she established her own logistic company in Afghanistan.

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Benazir Yakta

Ms. Benazir Yakta is the president Benazir Yakta Trading Company. She has more than 5 years of experience professional experience. She worked in YHDO (Youth Health and Development Organization) as project manager. 

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Athena Hashimi

Ms. Athena Hashimi is the founder of Hena Beauty Salon. She is  high school graduate and received beauty and wellness certificate from UAE and Iran. She attended many beauty and wellness es training in Turkey, Iran, UAE. 

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Behnaz Salghoqi

Ms. Behnaz Salghoqi’s has 7 years of professional experience in decoration adn designing. She completed the elementary school at the Razi Girls High School. During her studies , she won first position in essay writing .

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Sima Hashimi

Ms. Sima Hashimi is the owner of Afroshta Brand. She has about 24 years of professional experience she started her career at the IAM (International  Assistance Mission) working as teaching assistant for about 9 years. 

For more please watch the video.