Afghanistan-Pakistan Town Hall on Women's Rights
America Abroad Media has partnered with Afghanistan's Tolo TV and Pakistan's Express News to host a series of four town halls connecting Afghans and Pakistanis for dialogue.
The third town hall brought together live studio audiences in Kabul and Islamabad to discuss women's rights and empowerment.
• Fawzia Koofi, Member of Parliament, Chairperson for the Committee for Human Rights, Women's Issues and Civil Society; and
• Aarya Nijat, government employee and writer who graduated from the Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government; and
• Selay Ghaffar, Executive Director of Humanitarian Assistance for Women and Children in Afghanistan and representative at the Bonn Conference
• Asma Arbab Alamgir, prominent leader of the Pakistan People's Party and former Member of Parliament; and
• Samina Ahmed, Project Director for South Asia, the International Crisis Group