The Afghan National Army: Sustainability Challenges beyond Financial Aspects

A team, including Dr. Antonio Giustozzi represented AREU at the round-table discussion of the paper. The round-table was attended by a high level representation from the NATO/ISAF military personal and political attachés from some of the key embassies in Kabul. Read More

National Dissemination Workshop

On 23rd April, 2014 AREU hosted the national dissemination workshop and unveiling of the Social Protection publications .The event began with the opening remarks from Nader Nadery, AREU director, followed by the presentation of the research “How Do Labour Programmes Read More

How do social protection and labour programmes contribute to social inclusion in Afghanistan

On May 1, 2014  AREU briefed the national and international media outlets on findings of its new research entitled ‘How do social protection and labour programmes contribute to social inclusion in Afghanistan’. The event was attended by media representatives of Read More

Adjudicating Election Complaints: Afghanistan and the Perils of Unconstitutionalism

On May 7, 2014, AREU held a round table discussion at the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. The discussion was hosted by the H.E. Hans Peters and chaired by Michael Keating,former chair of AREU. Deputy Director Joyenda made Read More

Despair or Hope: Rural Livelihoods and Opium Poppy Dynamics in Afghanistan

On the 6th of August, a round table, discussing AREU’s recent researches on opium was recorded and broadcasting through one of Afghanistan’s leading TV channels, 1TV. Guest panelists participated in the round table discussion, included (1)deputy minister for counter narcotics, Read More

Third International Conference for Social Sciences, Health and Environment

AREU’s deputy director, Dr. Chona R. Echaves attended the 3rd International Conference on Social Sciences, Health and Environment in Bali, Indonesia on the 26th to 27th of August 2014, where she presented as a plenary speaker a paper on “Conducting Read More

Water Conflict Management in Afghanistan

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 Read More

Ten Years of the Constitution

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 Read More

The Afghan National Army: Sustainability Challenges beyond Financial Aspects

On 18 November AREU researcher, Dr. Antonio Giustozzi, recently gave a lecture on the condition of Afghanistan security forces, in particular Afghan National Army. The lecture was focused on a recent AREU research titled “The Afghan National Army: Sustainability Challenges Read More

Agrarian transition and agriculture economy in Afghanistan

As part of AREU’s series of public talks, on Sunday, 18th January 2015,Dr. Adam Pain gave a public talk on agrarian transition and agriculture economy in Afghanistan. These talks are meant to provide an opportunity and a platform for discussion Read More