The Power of Evidence-Based Research in Policy-Making: Lessons from Afghanistan

26 Oct 2018


This is the keynote lecture for the Central Eurasian Studies Society Conference being held at Pitt from October 24th-28th. Registration for the conference is required to attend this lecture:

Dr. Orzala Nemat is an internationally known Afghan scholar and a life time activist recognized for being an expert in political ethnography. Her research focuses on the political economy of governance interventions in conflict affected settings highlighting local governance relations in Afghanistan's villages resulting from the policies of transnational/international institutions and central government's development and political interventions.

Event Date: 
Friday, October 26, 2018 - 5:15pm to 7:00pm
Sponsored By: 
Asian Studies Center, Center for Russian and East European Studies and Global Studies Center
121 David Lawrence Hall
Target Audience: 
Higher Education
Presenter Type: 
Visiting Scholar/Faculty