William Frej (Career Minister in the United States Foreign Service, and Diplomat in Residence at Santa Fe Institute; USAID Mission Director of Afghanistan (2009-2010))
Afghanistan is etched in most peoples’ minds as a country fraught with corruption, oppressive insecurity, devastating poverty, and inept governance. But Afghans want change, and positive change in this complex environment is under way. SFI Diplomat in Residence William Frej discusses new approaches to countering the ongoing insurgency in Afghanistan and explains how the science of complexity can help policy makers choose a new way forward. For more, watch Frej's online video interview at www.santafe.edu.
Underwritten by Diana MacArthur, Trustee of the Santa Fe Institute