Welcome to the FES Afghanistan Office

  • | Peace and Security, Social Justice and Inclusion | Event, News

    #MyRedLine - Where do Afghans stand on women's rights and peace?

    Afghan perceptions and ways to meaningful peace took center stage at the film screening and discussion event “My Red Line – The Afghanistan Voice for...


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  • 19.12.2019 | Empowering the Next Generation | News

    Apply now for the FES Young Leaders Forum 2020!

    Apply now to become a member of Afghanistan’s most distinguished Young Leaders Network! The Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation is looking for the next...


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  • 19.12.2019 | Empowering the Next Generation | Event, News

    FES Kabul celebrates 15 years of Young Leaders Forum and the 2017/18 graduation!

    On December 14, 2019, FES Afghanistan held the graduation ceremony of the Young Leaders Forum (YLF) 2017-18, celebrating 15 successful years of the...


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Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
Afghanistan

Kabul
Afghanistan

+93 (0) 700-280-441
+93 (0) 787-776-611

info(at)fes-afghanistan.org

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Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) – Foundation for social democracy!

The FES office in Kabul was established in 2002. Our aim is to strengthen democratic institutions and civil society. The Foundation's work in Afghanistan focuses in particular on the exchange of ideas and discussion on the following topics: youth and politics, political participation of women and gender mainstreaming, conflict transformation and reconciliation, media and freedom of speech, strengthening civil society, parliamentary and provincal council and political party cooperation.

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Social Justice and Inclusion

Social Justice and Inclusion

A key component of FES international mission is the promotion of social justice and labor standards in developing economies.
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Peace and Security

Peace and Security

Out of the 100 years since Afghanistan became a sovereign and independent state, four decades have been heavily shaped by political conflict, crises and war.
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Empowering the Next Generation

Empowering the Next Generation

Afghanistan has one of the youngest demographics in the world. Some 50 percent of Afghans have been born after 2001 and grew up both with the promise of peace and democracy and the frustrations and trauma of a seemingly never ending war.
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Regional Cooperation

Regional Cooperation

For centuries, Afghanistan had been at the center of cultural exchange between Asia, Europe and the Middle East. Today, it remains closely linked to developments in its immediate and wider neighborhood, not only through transnational security and migration challenges.
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News & Events

| Empowering the Next Generation | News

Afghan women boost their prospects through solidarity

At a workshop in Kabul, Afghan women activists learn innovative approach to solidarity, boosting their prospects and the country’s future.


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| Social Justice and Inclusion | News

Return to Afghanistan looks into the many faces of displacement and migration

No two refugees’ stories are the same, but they all tell of resilience, hope, and challenges—sometimes—overcome.


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Publications

Dashty, Mohammad Faheem

[The public's voice in the peace process]

Kabul

Download publication (5 MB, PDF-File)


Dashty, Mohammad Faheem

[The public's voice in the peace process]

Kabul

Download publication (5 MB, PDF-File)


Discover more of the work by FES Afghanistan and watch the latest videos from our designated playlist.

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FES Asia

The Regional Programme in Asia complements FES programmes and projects on the global and national level.

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IPS Journal

IPS-Journal is a young magazine with a much older heritage. The online journal highlights global inequality and brings new perspectives on issues such as the environment, European integration, international relations, social democracy and development policy.

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FES Connect

Connecting people, in the spirit of social democracy, we source and share content in English from the German and international network of the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung.

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Neue Gesellschaft Frankfurter Hefte

NG/FH - our magazine for politics and culture, which cares about clever time diagnoses and comments as well as practical future plans. (Website in german) 

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Academy for Social Democracy

The Academy for Social Democracy is an advisory and educational resource of the Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation for people interested in and committed to politics.

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