Founder. Executive Director Institute of Canadian Archives.
As a documentary filmmaker, Azfar has produced work for international news networks across three continents. His work with UNESCO and UNHCR has taken him into conflict regions working on Oscar and Emmy award-winning content.
As a communications strategist, Azfar has collaborated with development agencies in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Canada and the United States. His projects include behavioral marketing content produced for radio and television to support regional stakeholders.
In 2016 his non-profit organization, the Institute of Canadian Archives formally launched a storytelling campaign to 'create, curate and celebrate' diverse stories across Canada. This year, the team behind ICA is traveling to different cities across the Greater Toronto & Hamilton Area in Canada, and Washington District of Columbia USA to build social capital around Canada's first Hearts & Minds Living Library series.
Video: Panta Rei. Ettore Biondo.