Open Day: Powerful Messages to Speed International Commitments 24 June 2010, UNIFEM
Welcome to the Afghanistan Cafe!
There's a big, square window I look out of when work is slow and I want to have a taste of the sunshine.
More and more, I’m sharing my story of how I got to Afghanistan with the world. I did it with only $100 to my name, a one-way ticket, and no job. I’ve been waiting for this for years.
“My dream is that this candle I made will reach Obama in order to show him how Iraqi women are productive and can be independent.
Women in Afghanistan
President Obama, This is my personal message to you. (See video message at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JYJjwul--5Q&feature=player_embedded#)
This seriously is about to make my head explode. Using women as instruments to advance your own political agenda is despicable.
While at work on July 3rd, I heard the terrible news report that 1 woman and three teenage girls were found at the bottom of one of the locks in the Rideau Canal in Kingston, Ontario in the fami