Avicenna Peace Award Intercultural Cooperation for Peace


On Wednesday, November 13, 2019, the Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS), held the second Awarding Ceremony of "Avicenna International Peace Award: Intercultural Cooperation for Peace" with the presence of distinguished academics, ambassadors & diplomats, civil society members and media representatives attending the event. Avicenna Peace Award aims to honor the distinguished individual(s) and

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US Diplomats Visited AISS


In a meeting today (Oct 31, 2019), Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS) Director General and US embassy diplomats exchanged views on current political issues of Afghanistan, including recent Afghan peace talks and presidential elections.

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European Institute of Peace (EIP) delegation visited AISS


On Saturday October 26, 2019, Patrick de Vries, Senior Advisor to EIP, Ryan Grist EIP Team Leader in Kabul and Dr. Hasina Rasuli, Senior Advisor to EIP, visited Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies and met General Director, Dr. Davood Moradian. In this meeting, both sides exchanged views on Afghan peace process and current affairs.

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The 8th Herat Security Dialogue (HSD-VIII)


The 8th round of Herat Security Dialogue (Herat Security Dialogue VIII), hosted by the Afghanistan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS) was held in Herat on October 18-19, 2019. Researchers, professors, politicians, members of civil society and diplomats from 20 countries and international organisation participated in the conference. The main theme of this round of Herat Security Dialogue, “Settlement of Afgh

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AISS Hosted Iranian Ambassador H.E Mohammad Reza Bahrami


On Thursday 10 October 2019, the Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS) hosted H.E Mr. Mohammad Reza Bahrami, Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran to Afghanistan. Ambassador Bahrami met Director General of AISS, Dr. Davood Moradian, and discussed Afghanistan-Iran cultural and bilateral relations. Dr. Moradian thanked Ambassador Bahrami as he complete his mission as Ambassador to Afghanistan.

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