NED highlights CIPE’s support for Afghan partners

09.28.2022 | CIPE in News
Under Secretary of State John Bass and artists from ArtLords pose with an art piece created during the welcome events in Washington, DC. (Photo courtesy of ArtLords.)

The National Endowment for Democracy (NED) and its core institutes, including CIPE, played a key role in supporting partners inside Afghanistan and coordinated the evacuation of over 1,024 Afghan grantees and their families after the Taliban took over the country in August 2021.

In August and September, NED hosted several events welcoming and honoring Afghan partners resettled in the United States and Canada.

Read the full story here: Ned Welcomes Afghan Partners To The Us And Canada