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Afghan-European Security Dialogue 2019

Afghan Delegation in Brussels, Berlin & Hamburg

From 11 to 16 November 2019, the KAS Afghan-European Security Dialogue with a high-ranking Afghan delegation took place in Brussels, Berlin and Hamburg.

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From 11 to 16 November 2019, a high-ranking Afghan delegation participated in the KAS Afghan-European Security Dialogue 2019 in Brussels, Berlin and Hamburg. Among the delegation members were members from government, National Security Council, parliament, civil society, think tanks, and media. The delegation visited the NATO HQ and  the European External Action Service in Brussels, the Chancellery, Berghof Foundation and the parliament in Berlin, as well as the Academy of the Federal Armed Forces and editorial HQ of Der  Spiegel in Hamburg.

 

The Afghan-European Security Dialogue brought together Afghan and European experts and political decision-makers to discuss the current developments, stakes and interests, as well as future scenarios in the Afghan peace process. The following main questions were addressed.

  • What political scenarios lie ahead in Afghanistan?
  • What are the various Afghan and regional stakes and interests in the peace process?
  • How can potential “losers” or “spoilers of the peace process be engaged?
  • Where do current security discourses in Afghanistan and EU/Germany match or diverge

 

Participants of the KAS Security Dialogue:           

 

1.   H.E. Hosna Jalil

Deputy Minister of Interior

2.  Mr. Ahmad Javid

Senior Advisor, National Security Council (NSC)

3.   MP Shinkai Karokhail

Member of Parliament (Wolesi Jirga)

4.   Mr. Intizar Khadim

Political Analyst & Media commentator, Mashal University

5.   H.E. Ahmad Nader Nadery

Chair of the Independent Administrative Reform and Civil Service Commission (IARCSC);

Senior Presidential Advisor

6.  Senator Dr. Gulalei Nur

Member of Parliament  (Meshrano Jirga)

7.   Mr. Mushtaq Rahim

Founder & Director, Afghanistan Affairs Unit (AAU)

8.   Mr. Waliullah Rahmani

Founder and Editor-in-Chief, Khabarnama

9.   Ms. Hassina Syed

President, National Organization for Women in Afghanistan

10. Mr. Abdul Waheed Wafa

CEO, Afghanistan Center at Kabul University (ACKU)

11. Ms. Asila Wardak

Director General, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

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Venue

Brussels, Berlin, Hamburg

Contact

Dr. Ellinor Zeino

Leiterin des Auslandsbüros Afghanistan

ellinor.zeino@kas.de
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