The Kitsilano Library will be holding a monthly speaker series where speakers will share their personal experiences with global development. The series titled Together: Stories about the Impact of Global Development, is presented in partnership with Aga Khan Foundation Canada and runs until May. Tina Parbhakar is slated to be a future speaker.
Parbhakar is a lawyer who is passionate about global development issues. Her areas of interest are children’s law, children’s rights, gender equality and violence against women.
“From a very early age my parents really encouraged me and my siblings to be members of the community and give back,” she says.
Read more – Dated: January 24–February 7, 2017