An Afghan Perspective On The Taliban's Takeover

A rare opportunity to ask a leading expert all the questions you might have about the recent Taliban takeover of Afghanistan!
Mujib Abid is an acclaimed academic from the University of Queensland. He has experienced in first person the Taliban retake of Kabul on the 15th of August.
WHEN: Thursday, 16th September
WHERE: Online (Zoom) *zoom details to be sent after registration
TIME: 7.00-8.30pm AEDT

We are pleased to invite our members to this pertinent Q&A focused on Afhanistan’s future, such as how the new Taliban government will govern and the future humanitarian implications, alongside the subsequent geopolitical consequences. We will also discuss the devastating social and psychological impacts of the Taliban takeover on the local population.

Registrations are now open (closes 11pm Wednesday, 15th September), so submit your details through Eventbrite to secure your spot.

The zoom link will be sent via email to you the day of the event.

*You must be an MPIRO member to finalise your registration. If you are not an MPIRO member – you can sign up as you register for the event by following the prompts.

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