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“National Dialogue on Women’s Participation in Peace Process”

“National Dialogue on Women’s Participation in Peace Process”

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...

GIHE team on the top

GIHE team on the top

Wednesday 5 October 2016

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.        ...

GIHE peacebuilders visited the ancient province of Herat

GIHE peacebuilders visited the ancient province of Herat

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...

Small steps on the road to educational change in Afghanistan

Small steps on the road to educational change in Afghanistan

Wednesday 13 July 2016

In summary:
  • 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...

Seminar held on “failed states” by Dr. Rangin Dadfar Spanta

Seminar held on “failed states” by Dr. Rangin Dadfar Spanta

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...

Seminar held on “barriers to economic growth and development”

Seminar held on “barriers to economic growth and development”

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. IMG_8451 Ms Sakina Qasimi, dean of GIHE economic and management faculty, called the seminar a gateway to practical...

Gawharshad Quarterly Launched

Gawharshad Quarterly Launched

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...

Seminar held on “comparative approach to electoral systems”

Seminar held on “comparative approach to electoral systems”

Tuesday 17 May 2016

In continuation of academic seminars, GIHE held a seminar on “comparative approach to electoral systems’ on Sunday, May 1st. The event was attended by a large number of students and lecturers. Mr. Qasem Erfani, a political science expert and lecturer, elaborated on the electoral systems in Afghanistan.  While mentioning various types...

Orientation session, appreciation ceremony held & Linda Award presented

Orientation session, appreciation ceremony held & Linda Award presented

Wednesday 11 May 2016

The orientation session for the freshmen, the appreciation ceremony for the best lecturers and students of 1394 as well as the best GIHE Kankor takers were held and the Linda Award presented to the winners.

Having welcomed the audience, Dr. Salehi (GIHE chancellor) reiterated that Gawharshad is...

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