Seminar: The Afghan Quagmire

Whose Peace, Which Peace and How to ‘Build’ it

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Time: Thursday, 01 November 2007 13:00-16:00
Place: PRIO, Hausmanns gate 7, Oslo

This joint seminar between PRIO and the CERI Program for Peace and Human Security (Sciences Po) is part of the ‘Arms Against a Sea of Troubles’ project, which reflects on the reach and limitations of human rights and international law in the context of military intervention.

Speakers:

Professor Shahrbanou Tadjbakhsh, Director of the CERI Program for Peace and Human Security, Sciences Po, Paris
Shahmahmood Miakhel, Governance advisor to DSRSG and Former Deputy minister of Interior of Afghanistan.

Kristian Berg Harpviken, Deputy Director of PRIO, will act as discussant at the seminar.

The seminar will focus on the integrated or disintegrated nature of peace-building efforts in Afghanistan and debate problems of the legitimacy and efficiency of an intervention from theoretical and practical, international and local perspectives.


Please register with seminar@prio.no if you want to take part in this seminar.