Ambassador Kai Eide's speech at the 6th Herat Security Dialogue

  Tuesday, October 17, 2017

First of all, I would like to express my gratitude and admiration to Dr. Moradian for organizing this conference again here in Herat. Over a very few years, this conference has become an important arena for discussions – not only of Afghan affairs, but of wider problems...

Harnessing Madrasas as an Institution for Change in Afghanistan

  Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Nafay Choudhury

         By and large, the madrasa remains the most widespread educational institution in Afghanistan, providing instruction to pupils throughout the country, even in remote areas where the government has little or no presence. While a number of ma...

Multi-centered Foreign Policy for Afghanistan

  Friday, June 02, 2017

Dr. Rangin Dadfar Spanta

Former Afghanistan's National Security Adviser

The foreign policy, In other words, is an approach by which a nation enjoying organized national sovereignty under the framework of a state, recognizes and defends its interests against other cou...

Factors of Foreign Policy

  Thursday, June 01, 2017

Amrullah Saleh

Former Director General of National Directorate of Security (NDS)

I would like to thank the Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS) for conducting the national dialogue on foreign security. In the timesof neglect that Afghanistan is facing, such init...