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ETWA Report on IEC’s Performance & the Way Forward

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Nov 07, 2017 - 15:19
ETWA Report on IEC’s Performance & the Way Forward For reading the full story, please click here
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Bamyan Tajiks’ &Pashtuns Movement for Justice Declaration About UNESCO Session in Tokyo

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Nov 07, 2017 - 13:16
The Bamyan Tajiks’&Pashtuns Movement for Justice, on numerous protesting occasions, has raised the issue of ethnic cleansing in Bamayan and confiscation of Tajik’s land and properties in this city. They do this under the self-designed Red and...
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Save the Children calls for end to corporal punishment in Afghanistan after death of a high school student

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Nov 06, 2017 - 15:37
November 6, Kabul – Save the Children is urging the Afghan government to properly enforce its corporal punishment ban following reports that a high school student died after facing violence at school. The incident took place in the northern Afghan...
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ETWA Optimism & Concerns over Changes in (IEC)

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Oct 22, 2017 - 16:48
Sunday 22-Oct-2017 The Election and Transparency Watch Organization of Afghanistan (ETWA) embraces the President’s moves toward electoral reforms, it also voices concerns over the recent changes that were made within the Independent Election...
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Afghanistan Institute of Peace Press release on Quartet talks in Oman

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Oct 16, 2017 - 13:37
Afghanistan Institute of Peace welcomes from the re-start of the four-party talks between Afghanistan, Pakistan, United States and China and it is an important step towards the pursuit of regional and trans-regional understanding. For reading the...
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ROSHAN PARTNERS WITH WIKIMEDIA FOUNDATION TO BRING FREE MOBILE ACCESS TO WIKIPEDIA IN AFGHANISTAN

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Oct 09, 2017 - 14:19
October 8th, 2017 (Kabul, Afghanistan) – Roshan, Afghanistan’s leading telecommunications provider, announced today that it is offering free access to Wikipedia to all its customers across Afghanistan in partnership with the Wikimedia Foundation...
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Occupation of a Health Facility in Paktya by Military Forcec

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Oct 09, 2017 - 13:18
On the 24th of August 2017, the Afgan military forces ented a Health Faciliy managed by MRCA in the village of hani kheil, in the province of Paktya. For reading the full story, please click here
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European governments return nearly 10,000 Afghans to risk of death and torture

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Oct 05, 2017 - 14:36
European governments have put thousands of Afghans in harm’s way by forcibly returning them to a country where they are at serious risk of torture, kidnapping, death and other human rights abuses, Amnesty International said today in a new report...
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Civilians’ casualties decline in September: CPAG

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Oct 02, 2017 - 19:11
A report from the Civilian Protection Advocacy Group (CPAG) shows decline in civilian casualties during the month of September generally while two-fold decline happened compared to previous months.
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Literacy Civil Society Press Releases

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Sep 30, 2017 - 16:14
Literacy Civil Society requests the government not to treat provinces based on double standards and provide the electricity imported from Tajikistan and Turkmenistan to Paktika province.
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Girls’ Volleyball Tournament on Cultural Convergence

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Sep 27, 2017 - 13:48
Organizers: Cooperation for Peace and Development (CPD) and Kabul Department of Education (DoE) Cooperation for Peace and Development (CPD) is a nonprofit Non-Governmental Organization aimed at bringing positive changes in perception and behavior of...
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Afghanistan Ministry of Public Health Launches First Data Warehouse for the Health Sector with help from USAID

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Aug 30, 2017 - 11:46
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN – Using support from USAID, Afghanistan’s Ministry of Public Health (Mo PH) today launched the country’s Data Warehouse, a web-based system for storing and sharing public sector health data with stakeholders and policy-makers. For...
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Etisalat Celebrates Afghanistan`s Independence Day

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Aug 21, 2017 - 15:25
Kabul – 21 August 2017: Etisalat Afghanistan, the leading telecom operator in the country, celebrated Independence Day of Afghanistan by raising the country`s flag and holding a ceremony to mark the occasion . The event was attended by dignitaries...
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Anti-Corruption Campaign: Graffiti Art to Address Corruption

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Aug 21, 2017 - 14:30
Mazar-e Sharif, Balkh, 21th August – Yesterday, the Social Development & Better Future for Afghanistan Organisation (SDBFAO) started another anti-corruption campaign in Balkh: anti-corruption drawings in the form of graffiti art are painted on...
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Mullahs and Madrasa Lecturers Support Fight against Extremism

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Aug 10, 2017 - 15:57
Mazar-e Sharif, Balkh, 10 th August 2017 – Today, a three-day training for 18 mullahs and madrasa lecturers from Balkh province ended in Mazar-e Sharif. The workshop focused on enhancing the participants’ knowledge on how to fight extremism and provided a platform for discussing radical activities from an Islamic perspective. The event was supported by the Afghan-German Cooperation’s project to promote the rule of law (RoL).
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Water Reforms and Agriculture Productivity Activities in Disarray in Afghanistan

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Aug 02, 2017 - 16:35
Kabul, 2 August 2017: The result of a recent study, conducted by the Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU) on Water Reforms and Agricultural Productivity in Afghanistan, reveals widespread disarray in the work of relevant ministries...
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USAID CONDUCTS CIVIL SERVICE JOB FAIR FOR AFGHAN WOMEN

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Aug 01, 2017 - 14:34
KABUL,AFGHANISTAN – Unemployment for Afghan women continues to be a challenge. However, the United States Agency for International Development Mission in Afghanistan (USAID) and the Government of Afghanistan are working together to help with the...
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Preliminary Findings of a Nomad-Farmer Conflict Study Released in a Report

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Jul 27, 2017 - 16:54
Kabul, 27 July 2017: In November 2017, the Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU) launched a three-pronged research initiative with financial support of the European Union (EU). The research focuses on Natural Resource Management (NRM),...
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AREU wins partnership within a prestigious international research coalition

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Jul 26, 2017 - 18:41
Kabul, 26 July 2017: Leading experts from the Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU), a top Afghan research think-tank and the UK academia are joining forces to tackle one of the most serious global challenges (Drug Wars and Wars on Drugs) in a new multi-disciplinary research project launched on 21st of July 2017.
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EU Welcomes ratification of CAPD by Afghanistan's Parliament

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Jul 26, 2017 - 14:31
abul, 18 July 2017: Today, the Parliament of Afghanistan ratified the Cooperation Agreement on Partnership and Development (CAPD) between the European Union, its Member States and the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. For reading the full story,...
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