Migration Policy Making

This 18 month project examines the development of migration policy in Afghanistan and in particular the influence of the European Union on that process. The project is a collaboration between City, University of London and the Afghanistan Centre at Kabul University.
The project began 1 November 2016 and will finish in April 2018. Papers from the project will be published in Dari and Pashto as part of ACKU’s Research Paper series and presented in the ACKU Research Seminar series. Articles in English will be submitted to international peer reviewed journals.
The research team, Dr Liza Schuster and Reza Hussaini are using mixed methods to gather data, specifically semi-structured interviews, documentary analysis and participant observation.
This project is funded by the following British donors: Global Challenges Research Fund, the Economic and Social Research Council and the Arts and Humanities Research Council.

Project Events

Policy Briefing MoRR 11 September 2017
Policy Briefing ACKU 13 September 2017
Policy Seminar ACKU 27 December 2017
1 Migration Conference 14 March 2018