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Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan


We are excited to share the news that CTV News’ Chief News Anchor and Senior Editor Lisa LaFlamme has been named Officer of the Order of Canada for her contributions to journalism and support of human rights.

The appointment is one of Canada’s highest honours. Lisa, above, left, with Sally Armstrong at our 2018 national symposium, is a longtime CW4WAfghan supporter and champion for women's rights. READ MORE


2019 CW4WAfghan Annual Symposium and Annual General Meeting


Thursday Evening, October 3rd to Saturday, October 5th, 2019

Hosted By CW4WAfghan Vancouver Chapter

Harrison Hot Springs Resort, British Columbia

Halton Women Fighting For The Rights of Afghan Women for Two Decades

Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan Supported by Government of Canada to Strengthen Gender Equity at Teacher Training Colleges in Afghanistan

May 3, 2019 – Calgary, Alberta – Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan (CW4WAfghan) is pleased to announce an award from the Government of Canada, though Global Affairs Canada (GAC), of $1.2 million over four years to support the new GETT Project: Gender Equity in Teacher Training to Improve Girls’ Education in Afghanistan.

Honour someone special! Click below to learn more and send us a tribute to your Mom, teacher, or other mother!

We challenge YOU to host a Breaking Bread fundraising event in the month of May!

Ticket for Kingston's Canadians for Women in Afghanistan Annual Fundraising Gala close on Friday, April 19th. Still tickets left, including some available tables of 8! Help us support the education of women and girls in Afghanistan!


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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