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How to Conduct Oversight of Afghanistan: A Conversation with the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction

Given several committees' call for hearings on recent developments in Afghanistan, we are hosting a special training session with the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) to help Congressional staff understand what went wrong and how to improve oversight investigations on Afghanistan.

 

Sep 17, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Presenters:

  • John SopkoSpecial Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction. Mr. Sopko was sworn in on July 2, 2012. Mr. Sopko, appointed to the post by President Obama, has more than 30 years of experience in oversight and investigations as a prosecutor, congressional counsel, and senior federal government advisor.

The session was moderated by Tim Stretton, Director of POGO's Congressional Oversight Initiative.


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Recent Press Interviews

Recent Articles Summarizing SIGAR’s Oversight Work