Women and Children in Afghanistan

Shamim Jawad discussed her first-hand experiences in Afghanistan and the rights of women and children in the country. She painted a… read more

Shamim Jawad discussed her first-hand experiences in Afghanistan and the rights of women and children in the country. She painted a bleak picture with many obstacles towards the mobilization of these groups including education, cultural prejudices, lack of monetary capital, and few resources. She emphasized the need for international groups to reach out to women and children to give them the resources they need to raise their quality of life. Audience members asked questions. close

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Women and Children in Afghanistan

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Program ID:
307055-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Santa Barbara, California, United States
First Aired:
Oct 5, 2012
Last Aired:
Jan 10, 2013

Airing Details

  • Oct 05, 2012 | 9:17pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 06, 2012 | 3:17am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 10, 2012 | 1:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 10, 2012 | 6:41am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 10, 2012 | 4:48pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 23, 2012 | 8:22am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 10, 2013 | 12:16am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 10, 2013 | 6:02am EST | C-SPAN 3
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