Media, Education
And Communications

For Social Impact

We Support national and international
Partners to solve pressing development
issues in frontier markets.

We are on a mission

To drive positive change and transform lives through media, education, research, and strategic communications.

We offer expertise in research, planning and strategy, creative content development and production, media planning and dissemination, community mobilization, and monitoring and evaluation.

We possess unparalleled expertise in crafting content that captivates audiences, enlightens minds, and drives transformative change.

Lapis’ work with leading global partners on gender, political and civic engagement, climate, education, public health, countering extremism has won awards and changed lives.

Education

Senf (Classroom)

Expanding access to quality education for girls in Afghanistan​

In Afghanistan, millions of children, especially girls, face barriers to access to education. Our Senf (Classroom) program is playing a significant role in bridging this gap.

AFGHANISTAN

Education

YOUM JADEED – NEW DAY

Responding to the education crisis for Palestinian children​

In Gaza, over 400,000 children are caught in an education crisis, with violence and unrest hindering their ability to learn. Our Youm Jadeed (New Day) program aims to provide educational and psychosocial support to kids in urgent need.

PALESTINE

Public Health

The Syrian Well-Being Collective

Psychosocial support for children in need

The Collective brought together 18 organizations in southern Syria who work across sectors to support children and their families.

SYRIA

Migration

Journey Movie

The real story through fictional drama

Journey is a feature film produced by Lapis in collaboration with Put It Out There Pictures on behalf of the Australian Government.

Iraq, Iran, Pakistan, Afghanistan

Education

Sesame Street

Education through entertainment.

Lapis developed, produced, and broadcasted Sesame Street in Afghanistan for 8 seasons.

AFGHANISTAN

Civic & Political Engagement

Youth Political Participation

Education through entertainment.

Series of videos covering essential topics like democracy, the importance of participating, selecting representatives, and even becoming a candidate.

Jordan

Gender

B100 Ragl (Worth 100 Men)

Empowerment through entertainment

B 100 Ragl” (Worth 100 men) was a Womanity Foundation radio series that followed the story of Noha, an intrepid young radio journalist.

REGIONAL - MIDDLE EAST

Public Health

Polio Eradication

Edutainment Campaign

Lapis has collaborated with UNICEF in Afghanistan to combat polio by dispelling vaccine myths and educating the public about the importance of the polio vaccine.

AFGHANISTAN

Stability And Security

Kabreet 45

CVE Campaign

Lapis led a CVE project in Jordan where we crowdsourced digital miniseries concepts for MBC through a hackathon called ‘A Different Story’.

JORDAN

With offices in Dubai, Kabul, Amman, Istanbul, and Tashkent, serving over 20 locations across the Middle East, Africa, and Central and South Asia, we have been delivering world-class educational programs and social behavioral change campaigns in frontier markets and challenging environments for over two decades.

Our team

Our dynamic international team is a diverse blend of experts, strategists, and creative minds spanning various domains, including research, consultancy, public and media relations, political and social advocacy, brand development, marketing, and online engagement.

Saad Mohseni

MOBY Chairman & CEO

Jahid Mohseni

MOBY COO

Alex Thier

Lapis CEO

Ammar Abu Zayyad

MEA Regional Director

Nur Alfayez

Jordan Country Manager

Shaheer Shahriar

Program Director for Education Program

Haroon Sherzad

Central Asia Regional Manager

Samim Faizi

Strategic Development & Partnership Manager

Muhammad Shoaib

Group Financial Controller

Walid Qazizada

Finance Manager

Khaled Ramadan

Operations Manager

Nadera Mousa

Strategic Development and Partnership Associate

Hekmat Mulgari

Program Manager

Tamara Al Sharif

Senior Visual Designer

Najibullah Alkozai

Deputy Country Manager

Mirwais Nasery

Social Media Officer

Eman Ibrawish

Social Media and Digital Advertising Manager

Caspar Groeneveld

Education Technologist

Anas Nawahda

Account Manager

Asfandyar Hesami

Graphic Designer

Ashequllah Frotan

Subject Matter Expert (Math)

Sayed Wasiullah Hussaini

Education Expert Biology

Aklile Mekuria

Business Development Associate

Idrees Usmani

Project Coordinator

Jamil Hussaini

Admin and Finance Officer

Azizullah Safi

Education Expert (Chemistry)

Nafay Khaleeq

Head of Legal

Nabila SeraajNabila

Trainer

Jawed Asefy

Education Expert Biology

Alif Khan Hamdard

Education Expert (Chemistry)

Qudratullah Ziayi

Subject Matter Expert (Physics)

Mumtaz Liwal

Subject Matter Expert (Math)

Ziyaul Rahman Lalakhel

Script Writer

Lutfullah Rashed

Trainer

Nasrat Samim

Script Writer

Shukria Niazi

Script Writer

Muhammad Afzal Khan

Finance Manager

Mohibullah Zegham

Script Writer

Abdullah Fazli

Script Writer

Fatema Mahboby

Media Buying Manager

Zuhra Wardak

Education Expert Biology

Masood Sanjer

Production Manager

AbdulRahaman Atal

Script Writer

Our clients

Asia Foundation
Australian Government
Barbaricum
Bill & Milinda Gates Foundation
Counterpart
Creative
DAI Organization
Democracy Internation
Europian Union
Herat Icecream
HM Government
ICRC
IDLO
IOM
Italy Government
LG
MAIL
MEPI
Nestle
Paramount Pictures
Save the Children
Sesame Street
Red Crecent
United Arab Emirate
UNAMA
UNDP
UNFPA
UNHABITAT
UNHCR
UNICEF
UN Women
USAID
US Embassy
US Institute of Peace
World Bank