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Journal Article | 2020
Forest becomes frontline: Conservation and counter-insurgency in a space of violent conflict in Assam, Northeast India
in Political Geography vol. 77 pp. 1-10
Doctoral Thesis | 2015
My doctoral research explores the role of government-backed militias in the security and political dynamics of three provincial settings (Wardak, Baghlan and Kunduz) and highlights the important role played by...
SOAS, University of London
Book Chapter | 2014
This chapter focuses on the emergence and evolution of the Afghan Local Police (ALP), a pro-government militia supported by the US military in Wardak Province. The ALP and its previous...
In The Afghan Conundrum: Intervention, Statebuilding and Resistance, edited by Jonathan Goodhand and Mark Sedra, 388-405. London: Routledge.
CMI Working Paper | 2014
Almost a decade after the 2001 intervention by the United States and its allies in Afghanistan, women were once again taking centre stage in NATO planning. With a new counter-insurgency (COIN) strategy...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2014:1) 62 p.
Journal Article | 2014
Report in External Series | 2014
This report provides the first empirically-based and independent analysis of the Afghan Local Police (ALP) programme in Afghanistan. It examines how the ALP and its previous iterations evolved over time,...
United States Institute of Peace (Peaceworks no. 90)
Journal Article | 2013
This article focuses on the emergence and evolution of the Afghan Local Police (ALP), a pro-government militia supported by the US military in Wardak Province. The ALP and its previous...
in Central Asian Survey vol. 32 no. 3
Journal Article | 2010
This article is a contribution to the Boston Review debate on counterinsurgency in Afghanistan. It argues that when the problem is cast in combat terms—Afghanistan as a theater in the...
in Boston Review
Newspaper Op-Ed | 2009
Store sivile tap etter amerikansk flybombing og manglande kulturell respekt har ført til at tilliten til dei internasjonale styrkane no er sterkt redusert i Afghanistan. Alle snakkar om trong for ein...
Newspaper Op-Ed | 2008
Et veikart for fred i Afghanistan vil trolig se ut som en floke av tvetydige rutelinjer, men noen har i hvert fall begynt å tegne.I Afghanistan er Den Nasjonale forsoningskommisjonen...