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Three villages in Alingar, Laghman

Alice Kerr-Wilson

Three villages in Alingar, Laghman

a case study of rural livelihoods

by Alice Kerr-Wilson

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Published by Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit in [Kabul] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Afghanistan,
  • Laghmān
    • Subjects:
    • Laghmān (Afghanistan) -- Rural conditions -- Case studies,
    • Rural development -- Afghanistan -- Laghmān -- Case studies,
    • Villages -- Afghanistan -- Laghmān -- Case studies

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAlice Kerr-Wilson, Adam Pain.
      GenreCase studies.
      SeriesCase studies series, Case studies series (Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit)
      ContributionsPain, Adam.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN670.6.L34 K47 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationii, 35 p. :
      Number of Pages35
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3367789M
      LC Control Number2004439942

      Afghans say the incident occurred in the area of Dilaram village in the remote Alingar district of Laghman province. The women were in the mountains collecting firewood. LAGHMAN PROVINCE – They said it was a typical day in their partnership. The 64th MP Co visited the Alingar District Center AUP. The 2 police units had a meeting with Alingar AUP Police Chief Khan, ate together, worked on vehicles together, and ended the day with a joint patrol. Taliban militants and villagers attend a gathering as they celebrate a peace deal with the Untied States, in Alingar district of Laghman Province, Afghanistan, March 2, . Alingar is also an example of how the Taliban have figured out local arrangements to act like a shadow government in areas where they have established control. The insurgents collect taxes, sending around 20 percent to the central leadership while keeping the rest for the fighters locally, Taliban leaders in the district said.


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Three villages in Alingar, Laghman by Alice Kerr-Wilson Download PDF EPUB FB2

Three Villages in Alingar, Laghman: A Case Study of Rural Livelihoods About the Authors Alice Kerr-Wilson has a Masters degree in Gender Analysis in.

This case study presents village and household data and findings on three villages in Alingar, Laghman Province. This paper is part of AREU’s Rural Livelihoods Monitoring Research Project and aims to stimulate debate over the nature of livelihood strategies in rural Afghanistan and NGO responses to these strategies.

In collaboration with the Danish Committee for. THREE VILLAGES IN ALINGAR, LAGHMAN: A Laghman book STUDY OF RURAL LIVELIHOODS. By Alice Kerr-Wilson and Adam Pain. Abstract. Community/Rural/Urban Development, OAI identifier: Provided by: Research Papers in Economics. Download PDF: Author: Alice Kerr-Wilson and Adam Pain.

Laghman is a province with lot of natural resources. There are some minerals in the province 3 Alingar 45 4 Alishang 31 0 seasonal and 23 Karezes in Sanger village of Alingar district. All of the Karezes are not operational and need rehabilitation.

Crops. ALINGAR, Afghanistan — Under the shade of a mulberry tree, near grave sites dotted with Taliban flags, a top insurgent military leader in eastern Afghanistan acknowledged that the group had.

The majority of the province is mountainous. Kashmund range in the southeast; Kuhestan range in the north. Laghman has intensively cultivated land along river valleys and forested areas in Alingar, Alishing, and Dawlat Shah districts. The population of approximatelyare Pashtun, Tajik, Pashai, Kata, as well as other smaller minority groups.

Laghman hotels: low rates, no booking fees, no cancellation fees. in partnership with offers highly competitive rates for all types of hotels in Laghman, from affordable family hotels to the most luxurious ones. being established inis longtime Europe’s leader in online hotel reservations.

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): A Taliban insurgent has been killed along with his three sons by his own bomb in the Alingar district of eastern Laghman province, an official said on Tuesday. Asadullah Dawlatzai, the governor’s spokesman, told Pajhwok Afghan.

"Taliban fighters attacked at least three army outposts in Imam Sahib district of Kunduz last night, killing at least 10 soldiers and four police," said Safiullah Amiri, a member of the provincial council. The insurgents also attacked police in. The governor of Laghman was Shah Mahmood Safi, until he was replaced by Gulab Mangal.

The Taliban narrowly missed killing Mangal in a bomb attack in late [1]. On Jthree Pakistanis were arrested in Laghman for plotting to kill the U.S. Ambassador, Zalmay Khalilzad while he was visiting the province Laghman book reconstruction efforts.

The Alingar and Alinshang rivers pass through Laghman, as the province is known for its lushness. Laghman has sizable amounts of irrigated land as one can find scores of fruits and vegetables from Laghman in Kabul.

Other main crops in Laghman include rice, wheat and cotton as many people living in Three villages in Alingar area are involved in agricultural trade and. Current time in Gul Pushtah is now PM (Saturday).The local timezone is named "Asia / Kabul" with an UTC offset of hours.

Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Tirgali, Shayrgar, Mehtar Lam, Kunduz, Khost or being here, make sure to check out Qarghah'i, Nazrabad, Marwande Kelay.

The Lalkhanabad village is the center of Qarghayi District of Laghman Province, Afghanistan. at m altitude between the Kabul River and its tributary - the Alingar River. More reading: Wikipedia Article Located at(Lat.

/ Lng.), less than 8 mi away. Tags:Populated places in Laghman Province CIA world facts book, Unesco. Three villages in Alingar, Laghman: A case study of rural livelihoods - Kerr-Wilson, A. & A. Pain () This paper is part of the AREU's Rural Livelihoods Monitoring Research ms to stimulate debate over the nature and diversity of livelihood strategies in rural Afghanistan and NGO responses to those strategies.

KABUL: The US launched an airstrike against Taliban fighters to defend Afghan forces Wednesday, an American military spokesman said, as violence spirals after a string of deadly attacks by the insurgents, throwing the country's nascent peace process into grave doubt.

News of the airstrike in southern Helmand province-- the first in 11 days -- came hours after. JALALABAD (Pajhwok): At least three civilians were killed and as many others wounded as a result of a security forces’ night raid in Alingar district of eastern Laghman province, residents and an official said Thursday.

Appendix B: Attacks on Afghan Educational Facilities in Date Province District Village/City School Description January 1, Laghman Alingar Salinger Girls' Primary Tent School.

News Photo AM - U.S. Army 1st Lt. John Dundee left leads a group of soldiers from the town of Gomerai back to Combat Outpost Najil in Laghman 1, × 1,; MB. May 7 Laghman Province: three police officers killed A roadside bomb exploded in Alingar District, killing a police chief and his two bodyguards as they drove along a local road.

May 7 Takhar. 3 Governance on the ground 11 Education 11 Healthcare 16 Justice 18 Taxation and revenues 21 Telecommunications and utilities 23 Beyond revenue generation 23 4 Analysis and discussion 25 ‘Control’ and ‘support’ 25 Civilian bargaining 26. in all districts.

Assessments indicated that families have been affected by heavy snowfall. In total, three people died, eight injured, houses were completely destroyed and houses severely damaged in 24 villages in.

The village is located about 15 kilometersnortheast of Mehtar Lam on the main road connecting the provincialcapital with the Alingar District (Map - Badiabad). CommanderJailani commanded Mujahideen located in and around group was armed with automatic rifles, RPG-7 grenade launchers and a few heavy, and light machine guns.

The Alingar and Alinshing rivers pass through Laghman, as the province is known for its lushness. Laghman has sizable amounts of irrigated land as one can find scores of fruits and vegetables from Laghman in Kabul, notably cucumbers. Other main crops in Laghman include rice, wheat and cotton as many people living in the area are involved in.

The U.S. troops were killed by an Afghan officer at a remote checkpoint. Eight NATO troops have been killed in similar insider attacks over the past three days. In the attack on which the women. Concerning the Alingar or Kao, which carries the drainage of western Kafiristan into the Kabul at Laghman, there are no trustworthy details.

who have three villages in the short tract between the Katirs and the Kam in the Bashgal valley. The last Siah-Posh tribe is the Kashtan or Kashtoz, who in were all located in one greatly.

Peoples and Languages of Nuristân. Name: nuristâni, designating a person from nuristân (properly, in Dari, nurestân or nûristân) 'Land of Light', the official Afghân Fârsi (Dari) name of the region since it was conquered, Islamized, and incorporated into the Afghân state during Before the conquest the region was known to outsiders as kâfiristân 'Land of the Infidels'.

Mehterlam district is located in the center of Laghman Province and consists of the urban centre and provincial capital Mihtarlam and 24 major villages and sub-villages. Mihtarlam derives its name from Mihtarlam baba (Lamech), who was purported to be the father of the prophet Noah. [1] It borders with Kabul Province to the West, Alishing and Alingar districts to the North and.

An explosive ordnance disposal team drives their vehicle to a secluded area to dispose of an improvised explosive device found by local Afghan National Police in Alingar District, Laghman province.

Khwaja Ghar has an area of square kilometers, comparatively equivalent to the area of the Isle of Wight. There are main roads connecting the district with Dasht-i-Archi, and Taloqan, the provincial capital, but they are is a smaller road connecting Khwaja Ghar with Dashti Qala District.

Khwaja Ghar is located within the watershed of the Kokcha River and the Amu. Alishing District (Persian: ولسوالی علیشنگ) is a district in Afghanistan, located 21 km from Mihtarlam, the provincial centre of Laghman has borders with Kabul and Kapisa provinces to the West, Dawlat Shah District to the North, Alingar District to the East and Mihtarlam District to the South.

The population is 79, () - 65% of them Pashai, 20% Pashtun and 15%. Incultivation in Nangarhar was down by 96%, and in Qargai, the main poppy cultivating district of Laghman, by 90%.

Cultivation in the more remote areas of Laghman, including Alingar, was less affected. UN Office on Drugs and Crime, Afghanistan: Opium SurveyKabul/Vienna: UN Office on Drugs and Crime, Interview on   Kabul: The Taliban militants suffered heavy casualties during the ongoing operations in eastern Laghman province of Afghanistan.

Provincial police chief Fazal Ahmad Sherzad said at least   The insurgent strategy of targeting rural government officials like woluswals (district governors) is not a new one, and it is gaining importance as the battle for contested areas becomes more acute.

District governors cut a sometimes misunderstood figure in this war, as they are often portrayed as either old-times commanders or uninfluential pawns in somebody [ ]. Book. Full-text available this paper explores the livelihood pathways of 24 households in 3 villages in Badakhshan in northeastern Afghanistan.

THREE VILLAGES IN ALINGAR, LAGHMAN: A CASE. ALINGAR DISTRICT - Nuristan PRT, CF command elements, and the Laghman District Gov.

met with local govt officials and village leaders at the Alingar District Center to discuss security, economic and social issues, Sept. A three-legged cat looks on in front of prosthetic limbs at one of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) hospitals for war victims and.

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book.

Listen • Afghan Taliban militants and villagers celebrate a peace deal and victory in the Afghan conflict, in Alingar district of Laghman province, Afghanistan, March 2. News reports citing U.S.

intelligence allege Russia offered bounties to. File photo: Afghan Taliban militants and villagers attend a gathering as they celebrate the peace deal and their victory in the Afghan conflict on US in Afghanistan, in Alingar district of Laghman Province on March 2, AFP.

Afghan and U.S. Special Forces keep a watchful eye at Observation Post KRAKKEN overlooking Gurgoray village in eastern Afghanistan. Afghan Commandos and Green Berets partnered for a month-long operation in June to prevent ISIS-K fighters from returning to territory they once controlled in Nangarhar province, approximately 25 kilometers from.

Dawlat Shah District is located approximately 74 km from Mehterlam, the provincial centre of Laghman Province in is a mountainous district and borders Nuristan Province to the North and North-East, Alingar District to the East, Alishing District to the South and Kapisa and Parwan provinces to the West.

The population is 36, () - 70% Tajik, 29% Pashai .(). Three Villages in Alingar, Laghman: Understanding Rural Livelihoods. Kabul: Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit. (). Understanding and Monitoring Livelihoods Under Conditions of Chronic Conflict: (). Unit of the World Food Programme.

(). The start of the Taleban spring offensive is not stopping preparations that are on track for the announced transfer of security to Afghan forces, beginning in July.

In the Eastern region, however, besides the scheduled transition in Mehtarlam district of Laghman, a much more problematic development can be witnessed, as US troops that abandon positions [ ].