Araina News

A bridge over troubled waterPress Briefing
On 18 December 2013, AREU launched its new report entitled ‘Water rights and conflict resolution processes in Afghanistan: the case of Sar-i- Pul sub-basin’ to media outlets. The event was attended by media representatives of Pajhwak News Agency, ToloTV, The Killid Group, Khorshid TV, Noor TV, 8 Subh, Noor TV, Shamshad TV, and NPR. Local news outlets Noor TV, Khorshid TV, and Ariana TV picked up on the story. Mir Ahmad Joyenda Deputy Director of Communications and Advocacy and Mujib (EC SRA) briefed the media on the findings of report.

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.

Tolo News

“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.

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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.

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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.

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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. Local outlet 8am picked on the event.

Sadia 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

اژانس خبری پژواک

آژانس خبری پژواک گزارشی را از جریان کنفرانس مطبوعاتی که توسط واحد تحقیق و ارزیابی افغانستان  برگزار شده بود در وبسایت این خیری خویش با نقل قول از گفته های میر احمد جوینده معاون ارتباطات و داد خواهی این واحد نقل نشر نموده.

Salem-News

The Salem News cited AREU’s report entitled “Equal Rights, Unequal Opportunities: Women’s Participation in Afghanistan’s Parliamentary and Provincial Council Elections”.

Salon

Salon quoted Rebecca Gung AREU’s researcher.

Other Resources for Journalists

Media Inquiries:

Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU) has a variety of experts who may provide media interviews. Media inquiries should be directed to communication@areu.org.af with the subject line "Media Inquiry." Media representatives are also welcome to call +93 (0) 202212415 during official hours.

Library:

AREU has one of the most well-resourced libraries in Afghanistan. You may refer to the Library section of this website for more details and access to the online bibliographic database. For supporting the library or any questions you may contact the AREU library through library@areu.org.af  

Publications:

AREU publications are available freely in three languages. English, Dari, and Pashto.  You can download our publications and use it for reference online or visit AREU and collect your printed copy of each one.