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Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan

CW4WAfghan 2019 Annual Symposium and AGM

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2019 Annual Symposium and AGM - Oct 3 to Oct 5, 2019

Don't miss British Columbia 2019 in Harrison Hot Springs, BC, hosted by the CW4WAfghan Vancouver Chapter!

We are excited that our annual symposium on education in Afghanistan will be hosted this year in beautiful BC! Join us from October 3-5, 2019, and join the movement for the right to education for everyone. We are proud to welcome special guests such as gender-based violence survivor and activist Shakila Zareen, Dr. Latifa Majidi, CW4WAfghan's Country Director from Afghanistan, and activist and CW4WAfghan Senior Director Murwarid Ziayee, and many more incredible speakers! SPEAKER PROFILES

PREVIEW the Symposium PROGRAM!

There will also be Afghan music, an Afghan marketplace, visiting BC artist/potter Cheryl Couture of Pottery for Peace, "Belly Dancing Anne" Cameron, workshops, a panel, and much more.

We warmly invite anyone who shares our passion to advance education for women and girls to be part of this special event and action forum, and to make our collective voices heard, that Afghan women will #nevergoback. Whether you've been involved for decades, or you're just getting started, this is the ultimate forum to take action and be part of making a difference. Registration rates include most meals. Student registration rate available. Contact for more information.

Check out all the great things to do in the Harrsion area! CLICK HERE for some recommendations for local sites you may wish to visit while you're in the area. 


Sponsorship Opportunites are available for this year's Symposium. CLICK HERE or on the attachment below to see sponsorship details and benefits.

Event Date: 
Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 6:30pm to Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 4:30pm
Event Location: 
Harrsion Hot Springs Resort
100 Esplanade Avenue
Harrison Hot Springs, BC V0M 1K0

Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan
PO Box 86016, Marda Loop, Calgary, Alberta
Canada T2T 6B7

t: 1 (403) 244-5625

Registered Charity #887718203RR0001

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