2009 Loyalist Photojournalism grad Farzana Wahidy featured on CTV’s Kevin Newman Live

Screen shot 2014-04-03 at 11.18.31 PMScreen shot 2014-04-03 at 10.16.20 PMAfghan photojournalist Farzana Wahidy was back for a visit to Canada recently, spending some time with us at Loyalist,  speaking to our students on the very day that Canada’s mission in Afghanistan officially came to a close. Farzana’s work was featured last night on CTV’s news magazine show Kevin Newman Live, in advance of this weekend’s elections in her country. Farzana is beginning a program to train Afghan photojournalists in support of its fledgling democracy.

For a link to CTV’s Kevin Newman Live interview aired April 3, click here.

http://knlive.ctvnews.ca/video?playlistId=1.1760251

To see some of Farzana’s work, click here

http://www.afghanphotographynetwork.com/Farzana-Wahidy-1

To see Emily Cumming’s Page One Pioneer article on Farzana’s talk at Loyalist College click here

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