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“Balkh’s Economy in Transition” – Stepping onto unstable ground?
Press Briefing

AREU launched its recent titled “Balkh’s Economy in Transition” through a press conference on August 21, 2013. The report was widely covered by media and therefore generated a debate on consequences of transition on Afghan economy. Local media outlets dedicated significantly larger airtimes to the story are included Tolo TV, Tolonews, Arzo TV and newspapers such Hasht-e-Subeh and 2014 weekly. The aim of the conference was to draw attention to the economic implications of Transition as the focus till date has primarily been on security and governance.

Various Local Media

AREU launched its recent titled “Balkh’s Economy in Transition” through a press conference on August 21, 2013. The report was widely covered by media and therefore generated a debate on consequences of transition on Afghan economy. Local media outlets dedicated significantly larger airtimes to the story are included Tolo TV, Tolonews, Arzo TV and newspapers such Hasht-e-Subeh and 2014 weekly. The aim of the conference was to draw attention to the economic implications of Transition as the focus till date has primarily been on security and governance.
http://www.tolonews.com/en/afghanistan/11648-areu-indicates-corruption-in-balkh-construction-sector-
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IRIN News cited AREU’s report entitled “WATER MANAGEMENT,  LIVESTOCK AND  THE OPIUM ECONOMY  Options for Land Registration”.

IRIN Online news

IRIN News cited AREU’s report entitled “LAND GOVERNANCE AT THE CROSSROADS
A Review of Afghanistan’s Proposed New Land Management Law “.

Tolo News

“Women’s Economic Empowerment in Afghanistan 2002-2012: Information Mapping and Situational Analysis”
AREU and selected panelists: Palwasha Hassan, Gender Specialist; Mohammad Farid Hamedi of AIHRC; Shafiqa Habibi, Journalist; and Manizha Wafeq, Business through Peace, briefed national and international media outlets on AREU’s most recent report entitled “Women’s Economic Empowerment in Afghanistan 2002-2012: Information Mapping and Situational Analysis”.

The event was attended by media representatives such as, BBC Dari, Ariana TV, Salam Watandar, Khorshid TV, VOA, Radio Free, Tolo TV, Noor TV, Pajhwak News Agency and Farda TV. Local news outlet Tolo TV picked up on the story with an interview with Mir Ahmad Joyenda. The aim of the press conference was to draw attention to the various ways in which the economic engagement of women has been addressed in the past decade and provide recommendations for enhancing women’s economic potential in the unfolding economy of Afghanistan.

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Water Conflict Management in Afghanistan Media Round Table Discussion
On the 27th of October, AREU arranged for recording of a one-hour-long debate on AREU research on Water Conflict Management, with the private TV station 1TV. Mujib Azizi from AREU, along with two independent experts Mr. Fahim Massoud and Naseer Faiz on Water issues in Afghanistan took part in the debate. The debate was telecasted twice, first Friday night (31st October) and then on Saturday (1st November). you can watch this debate by copying this link in to your browser.

Sadai Afghan (AVA)

The Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU), on 29th November 2014, hosted a seminar on “Ten Years of the Constitution” as part of AREU’s “Afghan Constitutional Analysis and Dialogues Project”. The Project disseminates research on constitutional crises that took place over the past decade, and analyses underlying legal and political issues.  AVA press picked on the event

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