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ADB Asian Development Outlook 2019: Projected Economic Development of Afghanistan at 2.5% in 2019, Growth Prospects Curtailed by Multiple Factors
ADB Asian Development Outlook 2019: Projected Economic Development of Afghanistan at 2.5% in 2019, Growth Prospects Curtailed by Multiple Factors

The Asian Development Bank’s Asian Development Outlook report which was recently released has projected...

3 Apr 2019
SIGAR High-Risk List: Most Serious Threats to Afghanistan’s Reconstruction
SIGAR High-Risk List: Most Serious Threats to Afghanistan’s Reconstruction

The list identifies eight risks to the reconstruction effort that might persist or arise in the wake of any peace agreement...

1 Apr 2019
Multidimensional Poverty in Afghanistan Affects 6/10 Children: Study
Multidimensional Poverty in Afghanistan Affects 6/10 Children: Study

According to a study by Afghan national statistics and information authority, more than half of...

1 Apr 2019
Human Rights and Trafficking in Persons Reports: Majority of Civilian Casualties Due to Insurgent Attacks, Internal Trafficking Widespread
Human Rights and Trafficking in Persons Reports: Majority of Civilian Casualties Due to Insurgent Attacks, Internal Trafficking Widespread

A key observation of the report was regarding the problem of terminology leading to enforcement and judicial officials  to have a limited...

23 Mar 2019
Any Peace Deal Without Consent & Engagement of Afghans Would be Ineffective in Ushering Sustainable Peace: Study
Any Peace Deal Without Consent & Engagement of Afghans Would be Ineffective in Ushering Sustainable Peace: Study

The Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies published a report titled “Political Settlement of the Afghanistan Conflict-Divergent Models...

10 Mar 2019
For Khalilzad and US Administration, the Sooner Peace Initiates in Afghanistan the Better
For Khalilzad and US Administration, the Sooner Peace Initiates in Afghanistan the Better

US Special Representative for Afghan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad said in his address at the US Institute of Peace...

9 Feb 2019
UN Secretary General Tells IEC & IECC to Learn from Past Mistakes and Manage Presidential Elections Better
UN Secretary General Tells IEC & IECC to Learn from Past Mistakes and Manage Presidential Elections Better

Turning the discussion over to Presidential Elections, whose calendar has finally been released by the IEC...

17 Dec 2018
Atlantic Council’s Verdict on Trump’s South Asia Strategy: New Elements, Right Direction, Better Implementation Needed
Atlantic Council’s Verdict on Trump’s South Asia Strategy: New Elements, Right Direction, Better Implementation Needed

The Atlantic Council’s South Asia Center came up with their review of US President Trump’s...

13 Dec 2018
Asia Foundation Survey: Afghans Show Faith in Democracy, But are Still Wary of Insecurity
Asia Foundation Survey: Afghans Show Faith in Democracy, But are Still Wary of Insecurity

The Asian Foundation conducted an annual survey which delves on the public opinion of the...

4 Dec 2018
As IEC Validates Non-Biometric Votes, Electoral Monitoring Organisations and Political Parties React
As IEC Validates Non-Biometric Votes, Electoral Monitoring Organisations and Political Parties React

Monitoring organisations believe that by counting all votes, IEC is violating its own laws and rules...

30 Nov 2018
Reforms Galore in Afghanistan, But Key Takeaway in Geneva Says Afghanistan has a Long Way to Go
Reforms Galore in Afghanistan, But Key Takeaway in Geneva Says Afghanistan has a Long Way to Go

Participants acknowledged and reaffirmed their commitment to an Afghan-led and Afghan...

29 Nov 2018
Positives to See, Let the Past Be: President Ghani’s Address at Geneva Demonstrates How The Positives in Afghanistan Have Far Outweighed the Negatives
28 Nov 2018
An ‘Undeclared War’ with no Winners? Ghani on Why Neither Afghanistan Nor Pakistan are Benefiting from Violence
An ‘Undeclared War’ with no Winners? Ghani on Why Neither Afghanistan Nor Pakistan are Benefiting from Violence

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has said that the “undeclared war” between Afghanistan and Pakistan...

15 Nov 2018