August 15-30, 2008: The 'Voices on the Rise: Afghan Women Making the News' photojournalism exhibition travelled to Jakarta, Indonesia as part of the 'Asia Calling Forum: Islam and Democracy in South Asia'. The forum was organized by Indonesia's independent news agency and radio network, KBR68H, in collaboration with the Indonesian Association for Media Development (PPMN), and the regional radio program, Asia Calling.

Displayed at Jalan Utan Kayu No68H, the event included a panel discussion with Afghan parlimentarian for Nangahar province, Safia Sidiqi, and The Killid Media Group Director, Najiba Ayubi. Asia Calling is broadcast on 134 stations across Indonesia, and 88 radio stations across Asia, including Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Nepal. 

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Jakarta poster

Jakarta poster

Crowd, Jakarta