Centre for Conflict and Peace Studies Afghanistan

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Based in Kabul, Afghanistan, the Centre for Conflict and Peace Studies (CAPS) is a "research centre that conducts action-oriented research aimed at influencing policy-makers in key areas including state building, governance, narcotics, conflict resolution and peace building." [1]

Partners

Accessed December 2010: [2]

Advisory Council

Accessed December 2010: [3]

  • Chair - Mr. Barry Desker - Dean, S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS), Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore
  • Secretary - Mr. Hekmat Karzai - Founder / Director, Centre for Conflict and Peace Studies (CAPS)
  • Robert Rotberg - Director, Program on Interstate Conflict and Conflict Resolution, Belfer Centre for Science and International Affairs, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University
  • Surin Pitsuwan - Former Foreign Minister, Kingdom of Thailand
  • Paul Evans - Vice-Chair, Board of Directors and Co-CEO, Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada
  • Gerard Chaliand - Expert in Irregular warfare and former Director of the European Centre for the Studies of Conflict
  • Sir David Veness - United Nations Under-Secretary General for Safety and Security
  • Russell D. Howard - Director, Jebsen Centre for Counter Terrorism Studies, Tufts University, and former Head of the Social Sciences Department at the United States Military Academy, West Point
  • Bruce Hoffman - Professor, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University
  • Rohan Gunaratna - Head, International Centre for Political Violence and Terrorism Research (ICPVTR), S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS), Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore
  • Keith Fitzgerald - Director of the Negotiation Conflict Management and Crisis Leadership Team of Sea-Change Partners
  • Bob Jackson - Professor, Redlands University and Cambridge University

Visiting Fellows

Accessed December 2010: [4]

  • Gerard Chaliand - Specialist in Irregular Warfare
  • Seth G. Jones - Specialist in Stability Operations, Counter-Insurgency, and European Security
  • Eric James - Specialist in post-conflict humanitarianism and civil-military relations

Contact

URL: http://www.caps.af

Resources and articles

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References

  1. About, Centre for Conflict and Peace Studies Afghanistan, accessed December 12, 2010.
  2. Partners, Centre for Conflict and Peace Studies Afghanistan, accessed December 12, 2010.
  3. Advisory Council, Centre for Conflict and Peace Studies Afghanistan, accessed December 12, 2010.
  4. Visiting Fellows, Centre for Conflict and Peace Studies Afghanistan, accessed December 12, 2010.