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Sunday 11 June 2017
Dr. Sima Samar along with a delegation from Gawharshad Institute of Higher Education visited the University of Technology, Sydney to expand the areas of cooperation they started after their MOU in 2013.
During the one week visit, the delegation was introduced to several faculties and departments of...
Sunday 13 November 2016
Gawharshad Institute of Higher Education conducted a seminar on “EUPOL’s role (European Union Police) in strengthening and training ANP (Afghanistan National Police), especially women police”.
After Dr. Sima Samar’s opening speech, Pia Stjernvall, Head of Mission for EUPOL Afghanistan, explained that EUPOL’s mission is to support Afghan...
Monday 7 November 2016
Gawharshad Institute of Higher Education, in collaboration with the Institute of Women Peace Across the Globe, conducted a national dialogue on Women’s Participation in Peace Process on October 24th, 2016.
Dr. Muhammad Jawad Salehi, GIHE chancellor, in his opening speech, marked the event as an important step...
Tuesday 11 October 2016
The first summer school on health literacy with the main focus on health literacy in childhood and adolescence was held at the premises of the University of Education in Freiburg, Germany from 25th to 29th of September, 2016.
The following were the main objectives of this summer school:
Wednesday 5 October 2016
- Familiarizing the participants with...
After winning the second and third places last year, GIHE team secures the first place in the international competition of design and building of spaghetti bridges this year.
The competition took place among 40 teams (250 competitors) from Afghanistan, Iran, Turkey and England on October 24th and 25th.
Wednesday 3 August 2016
GIHE young leaders of peacebuilding and conflict resolution had a two-day trip to the ancient city of Herat on July 13th, 2016.
On the first day, they visited the Herat Citadel (Ekhtiaruddin Fort), which is a reminiscent of the Alexander the Great era and once was the...
Wednesday 13 July 2016
- Head of the Afghan Independent Human Rights Commission Dr Sima Samar says the signing of the UN convention on discrimination against women is a positive step, but the country is some way from implementing it
- Her recent visit...
Wednesday 22 June 2016
A seminar on “failed states”; examining the root causes and consequences, conducted by Dr. Rangin Dadfar Spanta on Jun 8th at GIHE conference hall.
Dr. Salehi, GIHE president, in his welcoming speech described Dr. Spanta as one of the country’s valued figures and regarded him...
Sunday 5 June 2016
A seminar held on “barriers to economic growth and development” by Dr. Mohammad Amin Farhang, the ex-minister for commerce and industry on May 24th, 2016.
Ms Sakina Qasimi, dean of GIHE economic and management faculty, called the seminar a gateway to practical...
Wednesday 1 June 2016
The launching ceremony for Gawharshad quarterly was held on May 15th, hosting a large number of GIHE officials, instructors and students.
Dr. Salehi, GIHE Chancellor, in his welcoming speech congratulated the country’s academic community, and especially Gawharshad family, on the publication of the quarterly, recognizing it as an important step towards...