Past Event

Sweeta Noori: The State of Afghanistan

Fri, Jun 29 2012 - 12:00pm

Sweeta Nori: The State of Afghanistan

This program is sold out

Afghanistan Country Director, Women for Women International

Dr. Ruth Shapiro, Social Entrepreneur in Residence, The Commonwealth Club - Moderator

A leading advocate for global women’s issues discusses the state of post-troop withdrawal in Afghanistan as well as the role of women in peace talks with the Taliban. Since 2002, Noori has helped more than 33,000 women survivors of war in Afghanistan rebuild their lives through business and vocational skills training, rights awareness and health education. 

MLF: Middle East
Location: SF Club Office
Time: 11:30 a.m. check-in, noon program
Cost:
$20 standard, MEMBERS FREE, $8 Women for Women International members, students free (with valid ID)
Program Organizer: Celia Menczel