Through a partnership with The MasterCard Foundation, 13 Young Leaders from around the world had the opportunity to experience the Skoll World Forum first hand.
The MasterCard Foundation is an independent, global organization based in Toronto, Canada, with more than $9 billion in assets. Through collaboration with partner organizations in 46 countries, it is creating opportunities for all people to learn and prosper. The Foundation's programs promote financial inclusion and advance youth learning, mostly in Africa. Established in 2006 through the generosity of MasterCard Worldwide when it became a public company, the Foundation is a separate and independent entity. The policies, operations, and funding decisions of the Foundation are determined by its own Board of Directors and President and CEO.
The Young Leaders who participated:
DEVELOPMENT OFFICER, CAMFED
NATIONAL CHAIRPERSON, CAMFED
PROGRAMME MANAGER, MALAWI, RIDERS FOR HEALTH
NATIONAL COUNCIL OF YOUNG LEADERS, YOUTHBUILD USA
ASSOCIATE PROGRAM CONSULTANT, NEW TEACHER CENTER
COORDINATOR LEADERSHIP, CAMFED
CO-FOUNDER, OACSOFT TECHNOLOGIES, INDIVIDUAL
CEO, CDI GLOBAL, CDI CENTER FOR DIGITAL INCLUSION
COUNTRY PROGRAM DIRECTOR (INDONESIA), FRIENDS-INTERNATIONAL
AIME NOELA AKAYEZU
ENTERPRISE PROGRAM SUPPORT OFFICER, RWANDA, THE MASTERCARD FOUNDATION
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, ACTION NETWORK FOR THE DISABLED
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