Launch of 2nd Women & Public Policy Journal

On November 21, 2016, AJO Vice President participated as moderator at the launch of 2nd Women & Public Policy Journal by the Organization for Policy Research and Development Studies (DROPS). The 2nd edition of the journal is titled “Afghan Economy in the Decade of Transformation (2015-2024) Afghanistan’s Journey to Economic Self-Reliance: Assessments & Recommendations,” including 9 research papers and 1 book review, authored by Afghan women, exploring the different economic priorities set by the Afghan government in achieving economic self-reliance in the Decade of Transformation, while identifying existing economic gaps and providing recommendations for policymakers on how to address it. The launch event was attended by high rank officials from government, civil society and international community. First Lady of Afghanistan, Mrs. Rola Ghani delivered a speech and inaugurated the journal.