Declaration by APPRO and NAC-PP on the Peace Process

National Advocacy Committee for Public Policy (NAC-PP) has been holding a series of Open Forums on Peace, with support from Afghanistan Public Policy Research Organization (APPRO). The Open Forums are intended to create inclusive and open spaces for multiple stakeholders with conflicting agendas from civil society, government authorities, opposition groups and international entities to articulate and debate their positions on peace and, ultimately, come to a consensus on how to attain enduring peace in Afghanistan. These forums are open to everyone.

NAC-PP and APPRO have been overwhelmed with the interest by multiple…


APPRO strives to become the premier organization specializing in policy-relevant research, cutting-edge and applied training, and critical yet constructive evaluations in conflict and post-conflict environments.


APPRO’s mission is to facilitatae critical dialogue on development policy for less developed, in- and post-conflict countries. This mission has two components. The first component is to measure development


Systems Thinking

Personal Mastery

Mental Models

Shared Vision

Team Learning


Sub-national, national and international authorities and policy makers

Community leaders

Civil society organizations

International donors

Work Areas

Applied Research

Applied research is carried out under the themes of Governance, Political Economy, Human Security, Natural Resource and Environmental Management, and Migration Read More…

Training and Mentoring

APPRO’s training in policy development and implementation is supported by the strong academic and professional credentials of its senior researchers. In policy analysis training Read More…

Monitoring and Evaluation

To date APPRO has conducted numerous evaluations of donor funded programs and projects on education, health, humanitarian aid, food for work, food security, vocational  Read More…