Archive for 'Events'
Internews and its long-standing partner Nai: Supporting Open Media in Afghanistan are taking a new, visual and interactive approach to elections monitoring and coverage. With the National Democratic Institute (NDI), a mapping project will aggregate election [...]
The LeNews Lake Geneva Horizon Series announces the Geneva launch: The new 2014 Essential Field Guide to Afghanistan (4th edition) – (www.efgafghan.com) When: 12.30–14.00, Thursday, 27 March, 2014 Where: Graduate Institute, Maison de la Paix, Avenue de [...]
Research: Geneva event kicks off Afghanistan Project. On 21-22 March, 2013, an international team of researchers, headed by Professor Alessandro Monsutti in collaboration with Antonio Donini, from the Feinstein International Center, Tufts University, came to the Graduate [...]
Panel with authors Lucy Morgan Edwards, Jason Burke and Edward Girardet, moderated by Faisal Devji at the 2013 Jaipur Literature Festival – the largest literary festival in Asia-Pacific. According to the organizers, this is the most [...]
The BBC’s latest chronology of key events: 1838-42 – British forces invade, install King Shah Shujah. He is assassinated in 1842. British and Indian troops are massacred during retreat from Kabul. 1878-80 – Second Anglo-Afghan War. [...]
The workshop Afghanistan 2014 and Beyond: will be webcast on Friday, 7 December 2012 at 12h30 (Central European Time). See http://ustream.tv/channel/afghanworkshop/ Put your questions to panelists using twitter. Include hashtag #essentialafghan in your tweet. [...]
The Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP) and the Azerbaijan Diplomatic Academy (ADA) jointly organised a ten-day intensive course for Afghan Officials to help improve their governance skills. The course: State and Nation Building in Transition took place [...]
Afghanistan 2014 and beyond: Lessons from the past, preparing for the future. Can the international community still succeed?
The Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP), KOFF/SwissPeace and The Essential Field Guide to Afghanistan and the Region are holding a critical public roundtable in Geneva, Switzerland on Friday, 7 December 2012 with the aim of [...]
Public conference in Toronto, Canada, Wednesday, November 28, 2012, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm organized by The Munk School’s Trudeau Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies and Fellowship in Global Journalism, in partnership with Aga Khan Foundation Canada. Roadside [...]