Independent Lens Sakena Yacoobi on Educating Women and Girls in Afghanistan
Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women - premiering October 1 & 2 Details
Program: Independent Lens
Episode: Sakena Yacoobi on Educating Women and Girls in Afghanistan
Sakena Yacoobi has made a difference in the lives of around 8.5 million people through the operation of learning facilities in Afghanistan over the course of twenty years. Sakena believes that, if properly equipped with the knowledge and confidence to act, the current generation of Afghani girls can fix the country's severe gender imbalances within just 5 to 10 years.• Visit the Sakena Yacoobi on Educating Women and Girls in Afghanistan webpage
Premiere Date: 10/01/2012
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: TV-PG
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