The Funders’ Network for Afghan Women and the Canada Afghanistan Solidarity Committee have partnered to bring you the Unsung Heroes of Afghanistan, a travelling exhibition project. This website introduces you to the heroes, who were selected by their peers in an open nominations process in 2008. To inquire about opportunities to show the exhibit in your community, click here.

These are the heroes and this is their story.

Meet the Heroes:

  1. Afza
  2. Baktash
  3. Ehsan
  4. Mahboob
  5. Majabeen
  6. Makay
  7. Shuja
  8. Shamsia
  9. Yousef
  10. Sohaila
  11. Yasameen
  12. Raziea
  13. Ishaq
  14. Mah Jan, Sharifa, Mahbooba, Marzia
  15. Marzia
  16. Zabi