Towards a Comprehensive Framework for the Management of Armed Actors & Groups — An Experts Consultation

Disarmament, demobilization, and reintegration (DDR) traditionally addressed armed fighters following war. Today armed actors may be associated with violent extremism and terrorism with foreign terrorist fighters running the risk of becoming Stateless - peace agreements are no longer DDR preconditions. In this light, Creative Associates International and the Stimson Center convened experts to discuss DDR and contemporary conflict. This report is the outcome of that consultation....
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Afghanistan: Dairy success, AWDP’s effort boosts productions & sales in Mazar e-Sharif (English)

Through USAID's Afghanistan Workforce Development Program, a cooperative-run dairy near Mazar e-Sharif learned essential project management, marketing and production skills that increased output and sales. The Afghanistan Workforce Development Program is increasing job placements and wages by improving access to quality technical and business training, as well as job placement support services....
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