Sheila Awuor

Sheila Achieng Awuor has over 3 years of experience in volunteering, specifically focusing on transformational leadership. Sheila is a co-founder and a key implementer for Jabulani Youths For Transformation, where she focuses on children and youth empowerment using several practical and daily encounters to improve the current and future lives of those she works with. Sheila holds a bachelor's degree in Food Science and Technology from the Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Kenya.

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Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela has over four years of experience as a volunteer English teacher through International Christian Ministries. He enables learners to effectively communicate in English and have a global mindset. Currently, Nelson is Founder and Representative of Hidden Talent English Club's Agents of Change, a platform that helps students improve their English and use English as a tool to achieve their goals by discovering their dreams, talents, and potential. Students are then encouraged to become agents of change to the community they are staying in.

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Musawakhe Khumalo

Musawakhe Khumalo is the Chief Risk Officer at Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality. Musa has worked in public service for more than 12 years. He is a member of various committees in the public sector driving the programming of prudent risk management standards and practice notes. Musa was awarded runner-up Risk Manager of the Year by the Institute of Risk Management South Africa in 2016. He has been in involved in various leadership roles concerning youth empowerment and is currently involved in the fight against drug addiction among youth.


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Laura Targbeh

Laura Targbeh has over two years of experience in the nonprofit sector, specifically focusing on education, mentoring girls, and youth empowerment. Laura is the founder and Executive Director for Keen Innovations that Develop Life (KINDLE) Liberia Inc., where she focuses on designing and implementing educational and charitable activities for the organization. Laura is pursuing an Undergraduate Degree in General biology from the University of Liberia.

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Israel Bimpe

Israel Bimpe is early in his career in the field of global health. Currently, Israel is President of the International Pharmaceutical Students’ Federation (IPSF), representing more than 350,000 pharmacy students and recent graduates in over 80 countries worldwide, where he leads IPSF to be the leading international advocacy organization of pharmacy students promoting improved public health through provision of information, education, networking, and a range of publication and professional activities. Israel holds a bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy.

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Jaran Ag Mossa

With degrees in English and Human Resources Management obtained in Algeria, Jaran Ag Mossa is a young leader working in the sectors of Health and Education. He started an NGO called Sahara Sante back in 2006 with a group of medical studies graduates. This NGO works on helping people in far places in the desert. Jaran's primary goal is to help his community by improving access to quality education and health care for all.

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Helina Teka

Helina Stiphanos Teka is an aspiring legal researcher from Ethiopia. She is currently interning at the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), where she supports the assessment of reports on the status of domestication of International Humanitarian Law instruments in Ethiopia. Helina is a 2016 graduate of Addis Ababa University, College of Law and Governance Studies and holds Bachelor of Laws, focusing on Public Laws.

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Gerson Mario

Gerson Mario is a lawyer with four years of experience. He served as legal adviser on technology matters for the Ministry of Science and Technology of Angola. Currently, Gerson is a special contributor providing legal support to UniNet, the institution managing the Angola Domain Name System (DNS.AO), and the representative body of the government at the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN). Gerson served as main Speaker, advocating technological independence to safeguard the sovereignty of Angola.

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Francine Ndong

Francine Ndong is a strategy consultant working at Dalberg, an international advisory firm focused on development. She has worked on several projects for governments, foundations, and NGOs to develop inclusive growth strategies and conduct data-driven analysis. Francine holds a master's degree in Business, Administration, and Finance. Her daily tasks include coordinating and managing a project that aims to create a space in which women become financially empowered and included, both as recipients of funding and as investors.

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Fillemon Shikomba

Fillemon Shikomba has over three years? experience in the education sector. He focuses on helping orphans at rural schools, providing education to special needs students, and gathering funds to buy solar panels to help electrify rural schools. Currently, Fillemon works for the SWAPO Youth League at the district level and is a volunteer at the Namibia Red Cross Society. He is also currently establishing his own NGO. Fillemon holds a Bachelor of Laws degree from the Tambov State University of Russia.

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