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What Trump Needs to Know About Afghanistan
January 12, 2017
What Trump Needs to Know About Afghanistan
SIGAR sums up the challenge in Afghanistan well. Hopefully someone in the new administration pays attention.
What Trump Needs to Know About Afghanistan
Corruption in Afghanistan: How to Hold Onto Lessons Learned?
September 16, 2016
Corruption in Afghanistan: How to Hold Onto Lessons Learned?
A new SIGAR report highlights what the U.S. government shouldn’t forget about fighting corruption.
Corruption in Afghanistan: How to Hold Onto Lessons Learned?
In Afghanistan, Contractors Paid in Full for Incomplete Projects
March 16, 2016
In Afghanistan, Contractors Paid in Full for Incomplete Projects
SIGAR reviewed 6 years of inspectors reports and found recurring problems in Defense Department reconstruction projects.
In Afghanistan, Contractors Paid in Full for Incomplete Projects
How to Waste Money in Afghanistan: Private Villas and Guards
December 04, 2015
How to Waste Money in Afghanistan: Private Villas and Guards
SIGAR asks if anyone did a cost-benefit analysis before spending $150 million on private villas and guards.
How to Waste Money in Afghanistan: Private Villas and Guards
Fixing the Salang Pass Tunnel
October 21, 2015
Fixing the Salang Pass Tunnel
The World Bank approved a $250 million grant to finally make major repairs to the pass.
Fixing the Salang Pass Tunnel
Afghanistan Reconstruction: Lies, Damn Lies, and Statistics
May 06, 2015
Afghanistan Reconstruction: Lies, Damn Lies, and Statistics
Speaking at Weill Cornell Medical College, SIGAR likens Afghan reconstruction to diagnosing an intractable disease.
Afghanistan Reconstruction: Lies, Damn Lies, and Statistics
The Misplaced Priorities of US Reconstruction Efforts in Afghanistan
February 18, 2015
The Misplaced Priorities of US Reconstruction Efforts in Afghanistan
The United States' aid approach to Afghanistan has the wrong priorities.
The Misplaced Priorities of US Reconstruction Efforts in Afghanistan
The China-Pakistan Alliance: The Key to Afghan Stability?
February 11, 2015
The China-Pakistan Alliance: The Key to Afghan Stability?
Can China promote peace in Afghanistan by nudging Kabul and Islamabad closer together?
The China-Pakistan Alliance: The Key to Afghan Stability?
Could China Broker Talks Between the Afghan Government and the Taliban?
November 12, 2014
Could China Broker Talks Between the Afghan Government and the Taliban?
China has submitted a proposal to the Afghan government that suggests it could broker reconciliation talks.
Could China Broker Talks Between the Afghan Government and the Taliban?
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