Full Committee Hearing

Afghan Women and Girls: Building the Future of Afghanistan


Date: Tuesday, February 23, 2010 Time: 03:00 PM Location: 419 Dirksen Senate Office Building Presiding: Senators Boxer and Casey
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Witnesses


Panel I

  1. The Honorable Melanne Verveer
    Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues
    Department of State
    Washington , DC
  2. James A. Bever
    Director, Afghanistan-Pakistan Task Force
    U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)
    Washington , DC

Panel II

  1. Dr. Sima Samar
    Chair
    Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission (AIHRC) Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in the Sudan
    Kabul , Afghanistan
  2. Rachel Reid
    Afghanistan Researcher
    Human Rights Watch
    Kabul , Afghanistan

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