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The American Institute of Afghanistan Studies
The American Institute of Afghanistan Studies (AIAS) is a private, non-profit organization run by scholars with the aim of promoting and encouraging the systematic study of the culture, society, land, languages, health, peoples and history of Afghanistan. It will be especially concerned with increasing the numbers of scholars in the United States who have expertise in, and understanding of Afghanistan, and to assist in the rebuilding of academic institutions and the advanced study of Afghanistan by Afghan scholars.



The ILEX Foundation

The Ilex Foundation promotes the study of humanistic traditions that derive from the civilizations of the Mediterranean and Near East, and is dedicated to disseminating the research it promotes through the application of information technology. Ilex is a non-governmental organization dedicated to purely intellectual agenda.

41783_354295339345_1814_nThe American Research Institute in Turkey

The American Research Institute in Turkey (ARIT) is a non-profit educational institution dedicated to promoting American and Turkish research and exchange related to Turkey in all fields of the humanities and social sciences. ARIT provides support for these scholarly endeavors through maintaining research centers in Istanbul and Ankara and administering a program of fellowships to support research in Turkey at the doctoral and post-doctoral levels.


The Boston Forum on the Middle East

The Boston Forum on the Middle East is a joint initiative of Boston University, Boston College, and the Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy at Tufts University. The forum is intended to be a periodic venue for scholarly dialogues and informed debates on important issues concerning the Middle East.


Other Partners:

American Institute for Iranian Studies

American Institute of Maghrebi Studies

Arabic Community Mentoring at Charlestown High School


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