Laura Bush, Former First Lady of the United States
Onaba Payab, 2014 Valedictorian and Graduate, The American University of Afghanistan
Dr. Sakena Yacoobi, CEO, Afghan Institute of Learning
Moderated by Susan Glasser, Editor, POLITICO
About this conference
Join us for captivating conversations with powerful women who are leading change in their societies.
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