Adventures in Nation-Building: Afghanistan, U.S. Foreign Policy, and the Post-9/11 World

Seminar

Speaker(s)

Date and Time

May 4, 2005 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Availability

RSVP.

Location

Encina Basement Conference Room

FSI Contact

Kimberly A. Fraser

CDDRL Fellow, J. Alexander Thier will discuss Afghanistan's experiences with nation building, particularly in the post-Taliban era. J Alexander Thier was legal advisor to Afghanistan's Constitutional and Judicial Reform Commissions in Kabul in 2003-2004, where he assisted in the development of a new constitution and judicial system. In 2002 Alex worked in Kabul as a Constitutional and Legal expert to the British Department for International Development, and as Senior Analyst for the International Crisis Group.