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(Frieda Werden)

WINGS #03-19 Afghan Girls' Education

Brave Young Activist Gharsanay IbnulAmeen


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Length: 0:28:43
Uploaded: 6 May, 2019

Recording Date: 5 May, 2019
Recording Location: New York NY and Denman Island BC.
Logsheet: none
Language: English
Topical for: Timeless
Status: Complete, Ready to Air
Copyright: Creative Commons License
WINGS #03-19 Afghan Girls' Education by NGO-CSW New York and WINGS: Women's International News Gathering Service is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
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Program Title: WINGS #03-19 Afghan Girls' Education
Description: Gharsanay IbnulAmeen is the youngest recipient of the Woman of Distinction Award from NGO-CSW New York. In her keynote at a Consultation attended by hundreds of representatives from nongovernmental organizations around the world, she tells how she spreads support for girls' education across Afghanistan - training girls to promote the work, and bringing together the varied ethnic communities. The duo PoeTree performed after her talk.

Host(s): Frieda Werden
Featured Speakers/Guests: Gharsanay IbnulAmeen, 22 year old Afghan education advocate; Alixa Garcia and Naima Penniman of PoeTree; Emcees Saphira Rameshfar, Azadeh Khalili

Credits: Recorded and edited by Frieda Werden. Thanks to NGO-CSW, New York, and to the US chapter of the International Association of Women in Radio and Television. Background drumming live from the event performed by Paprika from Brazil.

Comments: On May 13th, 2019, WINGS celebrates our 33rd anniversary of distributing programming by and about women around the world. If your station carries WINGS, please send your logo and website link to for addition to our web page.

Arts and Culture
Politics > Feminism
Politics > Activism
Society and Culture > Childhood
Spirituality and Religion
Society and Culture > Women
Type: Weekly Program

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