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Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies Research Partnership with Leading International Institutions

AISS Research Partnership with Leading International Institutions
On Thursday August 17th, 2017 Sussex Research and the international office awarded funds to Professor Magnus Marsden, Director of the Sussex Asia center to develop the Inter-Asian Dynamics Research Network. This interdisciplinary research network will involve the University of Sussex Asia Center, the Asia Research Institution and Middle East Institute, National University of Singapore, the Koç University Asia Center,

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Chinese Scholars Visit AISS

On August 22, 2017 an 8-members team of Chinese scholars led by Professor Ye Hailin, the Director of Center for South Asia Studies of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) visited the Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS). During the visit, the Chinese delegation held a meeting with the Director General of AISS. The two sides exchanged views on the opportunities and the challenges that lay in the way of bilateral cooperation between Afghanistan and China. The security situation in

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Launching of the Farsi Version of "Fighting to the End: The Pakistan Army's Way of War”

 On August 10, 2017, the Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS) organized the launching ceremony for the Farsi/Dari translation of the book "Fighting to the End: The Pakistan Army's Way of War”. The author of the book is Dr. C Christine Fair, Associate Professor at the Center for Peace and Security Studies (CPASS), within Georgetown University’s Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service. This book has been translated into Farsi/Dari by the department of publications of the Afg

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“How to interview people on sensitive topics?”

On August 09, 2017, the Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS) organized a one-day training workshop under the title of “How to interview people on sensitive topics?” for its ongoing research project about sexual behavior of Afghan youth in Afghanistan. This training was attended by 14 field researchers from 5 provinces of Afghanistan. They are going to get ready to start the first stage of this research which will be analyzed through qual

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AISS organizes the first round of Afghanistan-Iran Bilateral Dialogue

AISS organizes the first round of Afghanistan-Iran Bilateral Dialogue

On August 02, 2017, the Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS) organized the first round of Afghanistan-Iran Bilateral Dialogue in Kabul, Afghanistan. The meeting which was attended by experts and officials from both countries, covered issues of mutual interests and concern, including, political, economical, security, regional affairs and cultural cooperation. The participants of the meeting emphasized on t

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