Becoming Canadian·Video

In Afghanistan, Ellaha Nesar Ahmad was deterred from getting an education, but now she cherishes taking her kids to school.

“I was six years old when the Taliban came and shut all the doors of schools for girls.” Ellaha Nesar Ahmad describes the struggles she overcame to receive a ‘secret education’ in Afghanistan.
“I was six years old when the Taliban came and shut all the doors of schools for girls.” Ellaha Nesar Ahmad describes the struggles she overcame to receive a ‘secret education’ in Afghanistan. 1:58

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