These are events that have been conducted by AREU or have involved significant participation by AREU staff since 2009.

Agriculture is one of the most important sources of development in Afghanistan

Agriculture is one of the most important sources of development, economic growth, security and employment in Afghanistan. Water is an integral part of agriculture, with irrigation accounting for over 95% of water consumption in the country AREU researchers recently returned Read More

Kick-off Workshop on “Review of Functions of Governmental Agencies”

On February 20, 2017, Governance Forum Afghanistan (Govern4Afg) organised a kick-off workshop on “Review of Functions of Governmental Agencies” to introduce the research topic, the methodological approach and provide an overview on initial hypotheses of the first research phase. Most Read More

Sharing Initial Findings on Good Urban Governance Study

Sunday, February 5, 2017 On February 5, 2017 Afghanistan Research and Evaluation unit (AREU) organised an open dialogue event to share the initial findings of the research on Good Urban Governance and gather comments from relevant key stakeholders. The event Read More

Kick-Off Workshop on Migration Governance

On January 18, 2017, Govern4Afg conducted a Kick-off Workshop for the discussion & research process on migration governance, at AREU Library, Kabul. The objective of the workshop. The aim of this workshop was to introduce the thematic scope of the Read More

Kick-Off Workshop on Good Urban Governance

On December 14, 2016, Govern4Afg conducted a kick-off workshop for the discussion and research process on Good Urban Governance in the AREU Library, Kabul. Govern4Afg aims to develop a concept for defining good cities, Nahias and Gozars. The workshop intended Read More

Kick-Off Workshop on Good Mining Governance

Kick-Off Workshop onGood Mining Governance On December 14, 2016, Govern4Afg conducted a Kick-off workshop for the research and dialogue process on Good Mining Governance which is a continuation of the research in the previous round of Govern4Afg entitled “A Balancing Read More

Event Description: Provincial Presentation of Issues Paper on “A Balancing Act for Extractive Sector Governance”

On August 27, 2016 Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU) facilitated the presentation of the Govern4Afg issue paper titled “A balancing Act for Extractive Sector Governance” authored by Javed Noorani at the Governor’s Office, Herat Province from 09:00-12:00 hours.The presentation Read More

Civil society and its role in promoting good governance in Afghanistan

On 21st December 2015 AREU Hosted an open Dialogue discussion: Over 30 representatives of civil society from Kabul and Mazar, Afghan government, German Development Cooperation and GIZ, and members of Community Development Councils (CDCs) and District Development Assemblies (DDAs) attended Read More

Seminar on the 2004 Constitution of Afghanistan: Relevance and Pertinent Challenges

AREU recently completed the ‘Afghan Constitutional Analysis and Dialogues’ Project. This was the first major study reflecting on a decade of the 2004 Constitution. The project examined the status and evolution of constitutional and legal debates ten years after the Read More

Round table discussion on findings and recommendations of AREU reports

AREU team visited Herat city, in the west of Afghanistan to discuss findings and recommendations of two research papers: “Reaching Boiling Point: Politicization of High Schools in Afghanistan” and the paper titled: “Why do children undertake the unaccompanied journey”. These Read More