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Conference on State-Strengthening in Afghanistan 2001-14: Learning from the Past to Inform the Future

16 March 2015 10:00 to 17 March 2015 16:00

United States Institute of Peace, Washington



This two-day event will look back critically at 13 years of the international community’s experience in Afghanistan. The purpose of the event is to identify practical lessons for future support to Afghanistan, as well as for other current or future state-strengthening interventions elsewhere in the world.

This event is held in cooperation with Stanford University and the United States Institute of Peace (USIP).

USIP summary

To Stabilize Afghanistan, US and Partners Must Commit to the Long Haul

USIP report

State Strengthening in Afghanistan: Lessons Learned, 2001–14, May 2016