Afghanistan

Afghanistan

NATO Summit 2014

On Thursday 4th and Friday 5th September, the UK will be hosting the NATO Summit in Wales. NATO Summits take place on a biennial basis,…

NATO’s 65th anniversary

2014 is a year which marks many historic anniversaries such as the centenary of the First World War, twenty five years since the fall of…

Talking while fighting…

  Richard Burge, Chief Executive writes: …; fragile complicated, and oh-so-difficult! A BBC interviewer…

Afghanistan: cutting edge discussion on counter-insurgency and development feeds into US Senate report

The US Senate Committee on Foreign Relations have just published their report on development aid in Afghanistan, taking up key points our meeting last year…

Frontiers

  Richard Burge, Chief Executive, writes: Ashraf paused as two helicopters flew past his third floor office window…

Talking while fighting conference delivers valuable insights and lessons

Bringing out valuable insights regarding political reconciliation processes during internal conflict, the conference highlighted many potential lessons to help inform an evolving political process in…

Jamie Shea on NATO in Afghanistan – video clip – 8th Atlantic Youth Forum

Discussions included prospects for a nuclear free world, the future for Afghanistan, priorities for the Obama administration, sport as an agent for social change, the…

Winning ‘Hearts & Minds’ in Afghanistan: assessing the effectiveness of development aid in COIN operations

Discussion at Wilton Park explored critical issues surrounding the effectiveness of development in aid promoting security and stability in Afghanistan. The conference discussion and report…