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EVENT: Asia Foundation Releases “Afghanistan in 2009: A Survey of the Afghan People”

October 21, 2009

On Tuesday, October 27, The Asia Foundation will release findings from its fifth public opinion poll in Afghanistan, Afghanistan in 2009: A Survey of the Afghan People, conducted in all 34 provinces, at an event in Washington, D.C. This barometer of national public opinion helps inform the Afghanistan policy debate and donors, and provides critical information assessing how Afghans view developments in their own country.

Hosted by The Asia Foundation in cooperation with The United States Institute of Peace, Mr. Sunil Pillai, Technical Advisor & Program Officer, and Mr. Zoran Milovic, Deputy Country Representative for The Asia Foundation in Kabul, will discuss key findings of the survey. The discussion will be moderated by J. Alexander Thier, Director for Afghanistan and Pakistan, United States Institute of Peace.

Tuesday, October 27, 2009

9:00-11:30 a.m.

Washington, D.C.

Please RSVP to Jill O’Donnell at or at (202) 588-9420.

Related locations: Afghanistan
Related programs: Conflict and Fragile Conditions, Strengthen Governance


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