Victoria symposium highlights plight of Afghan women

Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan will present Afghanistan Reads! on Saturday

Afghan activists and educators will attend a national symposium in Victoria Saturday (Oct. 5).

Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan will present Afghanistan Reads! from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Delta Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort, and feature a series of presentations and disscussions on the plight of Afghan women.

To learn more about the event, please go online to cw4wafghan.ca/VICTORIA2013.