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Workshops for Selecting NCPR Research Topics in 2017
Departments of Economics and Social Sciences of this centre hold workshops in order to choose the research topics for 2017 on 27th and 28th of February 2017. In these workshops 48 economists and sociologists from governmental and non- governmental organizations, Kabul University lecturers and members of academy of sciences participated. The following topics will be researched by the mentioned two departments of this centre in 2017. 
1. Consumer Rights and its Observance in Afghanistan: Economic Department.
2. The circumstance of cultural heritage preservation in the country: Social Sciences Department.


Workshops for Selecting NCPR Research Topics in 2017
Departments of Peace and Conflict Studies and Law and Political Sciences of this centre hold workshops in order to choose the research topics for 2017 on 8th and 10th of January 2017. In these workshops 40 experts of law and sociology from governmental and non- governmental organizations, Kabul University lecturers and academy of sciences members participated. The following topics will be researched by the mentioned two departments of this centre in 2017.
1. The Components of Upbringing Peace Education System and Its Circumstance in Afghanistan  (peace and Conflict Studies Department)
2. Mining Law and Its Observance in Afghanistan (Law and Political Sciences Department)


Publication and Launch of Abdul Ghaffar Khan’s Autobiography
The Department of Peace and Conflict Studies of this center has translated and published the Autobiography of Abdul Ghaffar Khan, ‘My Life and Struggle’  in Dari and Pashto Languages. For launching the autobiography in Pashto and Dari, an event was held in NCPR on December 18 where university’s Chancellor, lecturers and students, government officials, journalists and international guests attended. Associate Prof. Baryalai Hakimi, the head of Law and Political Sciences Department of this center has translated this important work in to both Dari and Pashto. German Civil Peace Service (zfd) of GIZ has paid for the translation work as well the printing cost of this work. 


Two Day Conference in Herat University
The office of Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) in Kabul by cooperation of National Center for Policy Research of Kabul University (NCPR) held a two days conference in Herat on 9th and 10th of November 2016. Lecturers and students of Herat University and members of civil society of Herat province participated in this conference. On the first day of the conference, Dr. Noor Ebad. NCPR’s director talked on “Economic Development of Afghanistan after the International Troops Fallback” and put the topic on discussion. On the second day, Prof. Faridullah Frahmand, NCPR’s head of Social Sciences department, talked about “Administrative Corruption and its Social Effects in Afghanistan”.


What Elements of the “Soziale Marktwirtschaft” Could be Applicable for Afghanistan?
On Sunday 28th of August 2016, the Konrad- Adenauer- Stiftung (KAS), in cooperation with its partner, National Centre for Policy Research of Kabul University, held a conference on “What Elements of the “Soziale Marktwirtschaft” Could be Applicable for Afghanistan?” in Konrad Adenauer conference hall of this centre. In this conference90  lecturers students and journalists were participated.  Mr. Riesenkampff country director of KAS in Kabul summarized the activities of this foundation in Afghanistan and briefly he talked regarding the social and economic situation of Germany after 1945. Afterwards, Dr. Noor Ebad director of National Center for Policy Research lectured about the tittle of this conference. At the end the questions asked by participants where replied.


Afghanistan between Electoral Reforms and 2016 Parliament and District Council Elections