GOFTMAN: Role of Political Parties in Strengthening Democracy
Political parties and political movements first came into existence during the reign of Shah Mahmoud Khan. But in the era of democracy, new political parties and groups emerged despite the king not having signed a decree giving rights to the political parties.
Currently, over 100 political parties have officially registered with Afghanistan’s ministry of justice.
In this episode of Goftman we look at certain issues such as:
What is a party?
What is the role of political parties in the development of democracy?
In this episode of Goftman, host Partaw Naderi discusses the topic with the following guests:
Abdul Hafez Mansour, MP
Ali Amiri, university lecturer
Ahmadullah Alizai, chairman Hizb-e-Naween Afghanistan party
Massoud Tarishtwal, political analyst