The following briefs were prepared specifically for the Brussels conference on Afghanistan to be held on October 4-5, 2016. These briefs are based on APPRO's extensive work on gender relations, corruption, private sector development, evaluations of various development programmes and projects, governance and human security. These briefs are intended to inform programming and policy development for Afghanistan's Transformation Decade (2015 - 2024).

On Women in Peace Negotiations

There has been an emerging consensus since around 2011 among international donors, numerous academics, other researchers, and Afghanistan experts that peace must be negotiated between the Government of Afghanistan and

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افغاني ښځې او د امنیتي واکونو د ليږد بهير

ه بهرنيو ځواکونو څخه افغاني ځواکونو ته د امنيتي واکونو د ليږد بهير، د افغانستان حکومت، په جګړه کې ښکيل هيوادونو او رسنيوته يو له تودو بحثونو څخه و. دا بهير د۱۳۹۰هـ.ش کال د وري په مياشت کې پيل

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Afghan Women and the Security Transition, 2012-2014

his blog is a translation of an earlier blog by Mohammad Ehsan Saadat, Research Project Manager at APPRO, available

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زنان افغان‌ و پروسهٔ انتقال مسؤولیت‌های امنیتی

پروسهٔ انتقال مسؤولیت های امنیتی از نیروهای خارجی به نیروهای افغان یکی از مباحث داغ رسانه‌ها، حکومت افغانستان و کشورهای درگیر در جنگ افغانستان بود.

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Afghanistan in Post-2014: Backward or forward?

I just came back from a two and half month trip to Kabul, which was organized around my PhD fieldwork. I am

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Seminar Scrutinising Success and Failure in Development, Saeed Parto

Dr. Saeed Parto, Keynote Speaker at the "Scrutinizing Success and Failure in Development” conference at Wageningen University, the Netherlands, April 2008  


Women’s Shelters: A Preliminary Assessment

This research was carried out to assess the availability, adequacy, access and use of women’s she...

12 January 2018

NAP 1325 Monitor – Monitoring Cycle 2 : May-August 2017

Research to date indicates that progress toward the implementation of NAP 1325 has been slow, at ...

8 January 2018

نظارت بر پلان عمل ملی 1325 – دور دوم نظارت: می الی آگست 2017

تحقیقات موجود نشان می دهد که پیشرفت در راستای اجرای پلان عمل ۱۳۲۵ در بهترین حالت خود بطی بوده است...

8 January 2018

د ۱۳۲۵ ملي عمل پلان څارنه – د څارنې دویمه دوره: د ۲۰۱۷ کال له مې تر اګېست

شته څېړنې په ډاګه کوي چې د ۱۳۲۵ عمل پلان د پلې کولو په لاره کې پرمختګ تر ټولو غوره حالت کې هم ورو...

8 January 2018

Afghanistan Rights Monitor – Cycle 5

This is the fifth monitoring report of Afghanistan Rights Monitor (ARM). The objective for the AR...

9 December 2017