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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

      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%. In , cultivation 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 Survey , Kabul/Vienna: UN Office on Drugs and Crime, Interview on


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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 CASE 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 Three villages in 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 Three villages in Alingar 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 for 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 the 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.