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This section includes key reports and briefing papers on Afghanistan from NGOs, think tanks, and governmental bodies. They are divided into the broad categories indicated on the left.

Multi-issue reports - eg Health & Education, or Children's Issues, are listed under the "Development" section.

Our aim is to provide a solid core of interesting and accurate information on Afghanistan of interest to the British and Afghan public, as well as decision makers, academics, and the international aid community.

Please feel free to email us if you feel we have omitted a major report!

Latest resources

  • Defying Dostum: A new Jombesh and the struggle for leadership over Afghanistan’s Uzbeks

    After years of attempts at inner-party reform, dissidents of Jombesh, one of Afghanistan’s major political parties, have given up. They have left and created a new party; not very surprisingly it is called the “New Jombesh.” AAN’s co-director, Thomas Ruttig, takes a closer look at this emerging competition.

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  • Afghanistan in June 2017

    Our monthly review of the key news from Afghanistan.

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  • Land Governance Assessment Framework (LGAF) Study Report

    This report is by the Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU) which has released the findings of an in‐depth Land Governance Assessment Framework (LGAF) study designed to assist policymakers in promoting policies based on evidence‐based research and address some of Afghanistan’s most pressing land ownership issues.  

    PDF icon Land-Governance-Assessment-Framework-LGAF-Afghanistan.pdf

Range of reports from Government and NGO sources on Afghanistan.