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Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan

Our Annual Symposium Goes Virtual!

Our Annual Symposium Goes Virtual!

Although we can't gather in person like we normally do every year, CW4WAfghan is still delivering our usual packed program of news, views, skills, discussion, ideas and more in our 2020 Virtual Symposium in October 2020. This year's theme is:

Here's a glimpse of what's in store: 

October 2nd: CW4WAfghan's Annual General Meeting for voting members

October 3rd: Presentation on CW4WAfghan Programs in Afghanistan, from the Country Office team

October 3rd: The Linda Norgrove Foundation 10k walk or run

October 4th: Virtual Afghan Cooking Class -- Afghan Street Food!

October 9th: Virtual Panel of Women's Rights Activists

October 10th: No symposium would be complete without Belly Dancing Anne!

And more, like: 

  • Keynote address from Somaya Farooqi of the Afghan Dreamers (Afghanistan's national girls' robotics team)
  • Chapters Workshop: Planning and Hosting Virtual Events
  • Launch of the Lantern Fund 2025
  • Announcement of the 2020 Champions for Education in Afghanistan
  • A Day In the Life: COVID19 in Afghanistan
  • Keynote address from CW4WAfghan Executive Director

Watch for more updates coming soon, or click the links above for details on how to register for sessions, or contact us at:

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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