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The State of Education in Afghanistan and a Report on Afghanistan's High Peace Council

Please join the New America Foundation National Security Studies Program for an intimate, invite-only luncheon and discussion with Farooq Wardak, Afghanistan's Minister of Education and the Chair of the International Relations Committee on Afghanistan's High Peace Council, tasked with spearheading efforts to promote reconciliation with the Taliban. Minister Wardak will address the state of education in Afghanistan and the achievements of the High Peace Council.

This is an invite-only, on-the-record event.


Featured Speaker
The Honorable Farooq Wardak
Minister of Education, The Islamic Republic of Afghanistan
Chair, International Relations Committee, High Peace Council

Peter Bergen
Director, National Security Studies Program
New America Foundation

Event Time and Location

Thursday, June 2, 2011 - 12:30pm - 1:30pm
New America Foundation
1899 L Street NW Suite 400
Washington, DC 20036