Farkhonda Tahery is a senior student of Sociology and Philosophy at Kabul University. She is passionate about research in social sciences with a keen interest in education and gender studies. She has also been involved in various leadership and exchange programs. She is a Women to Women 2016—Women International Leadership Conference alumnae. She has also been a participant in the Academic Human Rights Club 2017 which was organized in Kabul by the Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies Organization. Earlier, she has been an exchange student of Youth Solidarity and English Language Program (YSEL 2013).
In addition to her professional background, she has been involved in social activism since 2013. She is currently running Gami Baray Hamzisti program which focuses on teaching peaceful engagement in the society and conflict resolution. She has also been a participant in Camp Future Stars in Turkey in 2014 and 2016.