Brandt School Universit├Ąt Erfurt

Is Democracy Possible in Afghanistan? - ESPP Guest Lecture on May 8, 2007

Tuesday, May 8, 7:00 p.m., Rathausfestsaal (Ballroom of the City Hall), Erfurt




Prof. Dr. Maliha Zulfacar is the first female Afghani ambassador to Germany and Professor for Social Sciences at Kabul University and the California Polytechnic State University.

Within the framework of the week-long event ?Afghanistan unverschleiert? (Afghanistan unveiled), Prof. Dr. I. E. Maliha Zulfacar will provide insights into the current social and political situation in Afghanistan beyond mass media reports - focusing on the question whether democracy is possible in Afghanistan. Since 2001, the Afghan ambassador has been involved in the rebuilding of Afghanistan?s higher education system to facilitate educational opportunities.