Making a difference : transition from planning to practice, 1387-1391 (2008/09-2012/13) /
Afghanistan National Development Strategy (ANDS) :
Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
This documentary outlines Afghanistan's vision and goals to be achieved by the solar year 1400 (2040) formally approved by President Hamid Karzai on April 21, 2008. It is Afghanistan's blueprint for national security, governance, economic growth and poverty reduction which began as an interim report in 2005 for the development of Afghanistan in all spheres of human endeavor--http://www.embassyofafghanistan.org/page/afghanistan-national-development-strategy.
Afghan Women's Stories: the Problematics of Cover
Afghan women in burkas have become iconic representations of women's oppression in western media, but this representation is contested in various ways by Afghan women and men. The most common observation by Afghan women activists is that we westerners should get over it, that the burka, hot, uncomfortable and inconvenient as it is, is certainly not their most pressing problem. It has even proved ...
Mills, Margaret - Mills, Margaret Ann - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
Politics and Poetics: Fieldwork in Afghanistan and Jamaica
Margaret Mills, professor at Ohio State University, and Kenneth Bilby, research associate at the Smithsonian Institution Department of Anthropology presented lectures in a program titled "Politics and Poetics: Fieldwork in Afghanistan and Jamaica" as part of the Benjamin Botkin Lecture Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Mills discussed "The Same River: Dilemmas and Challenges of Long-term Cultural Research in Conflict Zones and Failing ...