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Tue, Aug 3, 2021

On the frontline: Protecting Afghanistan’s human rights defenders

Join the Atlantic Council for this critical discussion with some of Afghanistan’s leading rights defenders and experts to explore what the lies ahead with full troop withdrawal expected by September, what protection mechanism are needed, and how best to support the essential work of rights defenders.

SouthAsiaSource by Atlantic Council

Afghanistan Civil Society

Tue, Aug 3, 2021

The next hot food destination is Ukraine

It's only a matter of time before foodies the world over discover these gems in Ukraine.

UkraineAlert by Melinda Haring

Civil Society Ukraine

Mon, Aug 2, 2021

South Asia midyear pause: Taking stock of 2021

South Asia will face crucial issues like human security, regional stability, economic prosperity, and the pandemic in the remainder of 2021. How should we understand the region's prospects as we embark on the second half of the year? Our South Asia experts weigh in.

Feature by South Asia Center

Afghanistan Bangladesh

Thu, Jul 29, 2021

Mezran quoted in L’Express on Tunisia’s economic crisis

In the News by Atlantic Council

Civil Society Conflict

Wed, Jul 28, 2021

Varshney in the Indian Express: What does it mean to be Indian?

In the News by Atlantic Council

Civil Society India

Sun, Jul 18, 2021

Ukraine takes a big step towards judicial reform

Ukraine took a big step towards judicial reform on July 13 when MPs adopted laws that establish credible foundations for the reboot of the country’s deeply compromised legal system.

UkraineAlert by Olena Halushka and Tetiana Shevchuk

Civil Society Corruption

Thu, Jul 15, 2021

Is Kazakhstan experiencing the early stages of a democratic awakening?

While it is too early to speak of a democratic awakening in Kazakhstan, current trends suggest that the country may be moving in that direction. This could have major repercussions for the wider region.

UkraineAlert by Rustam Kypshakbayev

Central Asia Civil Society

Wed, Jul 14, 2021

Nooruddin in the Washington Post: Nationalists in Christianity’s clothing

In the News by Atlantic Council

Civil Society Nationalism

Mon, Jul 12, 2021

Event recap: The importance of inclusivity in the Afghan peace process

An event recap for the Atlantic Council’s South Asia Center and Afghanistan’s Mechanism for Inclusive Peace (AMIP)'s discussion on the importance of inclusivity in the Afghan peace process.

Event Recap by Fahim Ahmad

Afghanistan Civil Society

Fri, Jun 25, 2021

Maria Ressa, Nanjala Nyabola, and Katherine Maher on why social media is—and is not—a global public square

Is social media a global digital public square? The DFRLab's 360/Open Summit gathered Maria Ressa, Nanjala Nyabola, and Katherine Maher to discuss platforms' role in the online world.

Transcript by Atlantic Council

Africa Civil Society