DTP-085: Elevating the Role of Socioeconomic Strategy in Afghanistan Transition

By Michael Baranick, Albert Sciarretta, Cyrus Staniec, and John Applebaugh DTP-085


This paper reviews the System Analysis and Studies Panel of the NATO Research and Technology Organization which created a Specialist Team in June 2010 in response to an International Security Assistance Force request to help develop, define, and implement a strategy for data collection and management. The goal of the initiative was to provide direct assistance to NATO, ISAF, and the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.