Monthly Archives: January 2009

Introduction of the Book Project Conception to Project Conclusion

-A Lecture by Mr. Mumtaz A. Ahmadi- The book includes reviewing international literatures about project management, particularly in under-developed countries. The author has carefully assimilated his thoughts and lessons learned from his many years of experience in developing/managing numerous projects. In his book he also emphasizes on the social, political and cultural settings of target […]

The Effect of Community-Based Schools on Girls’ and Boys’ Educational Outcomes: Evidence from Remote Afghan Villages

-A Lecture by Dr. Dana Burde- This study uses a randomized trial to examine how community-based schools affect children’s educational outcomes in rural Afghanistan. Taking advantage of an unusual opportunity to implement a rigorous research design in an early reconstruction context, Professors Dana Burde and Leigh Linden formed a partnership with the US-based nongovernmental organization […]