Nasir’s Blog

The Brussels Conference: An Opportunity to Do It Right in Afghanistan | The European Union will host a donor conference for Afghanistan in Brussels on October 4 and 5. About 70 participating groups—donor-counties, international lending institutions, and NGOs—are expected to attend this elaborate and obviously expensive gathering. Despite the expenditure of more than $100 billion in Afghanistan’s reconstruction, wrong planning and unprofessional and corrupt implementation […]

2015 West Virginia Book Festival

Be sure to stop by the Headline Books booth at the 2015 West Virginia Book Festival to meet author Nasir Shansab and to get your copy of Silent Trees – Friday October 23rd and Saturday October 24th at the Charleston Civic Center in Charleston, WV.   For more information, visit