Meet the Generation17 Young Leaders: The Story of Sadya Touré
Introducing Sadya Touré, the Generation17 Young Leader from Mali fighting for gender equality and women's education in Africa.
Generation17 Young Leaders give their take on the role of digital technology in social activism.
Meet Máximo Mazzocco of Argentina, the Generation17 Young Leader using social media and his Eco House platform to educate thousands about the environment in Argentina and beyond.
Meet Máximo Mazzocco, an environmental advocate whose drive to build a sustainable society underpins the education inititaives of the global non-profit Eco House, which he founded as a teenager.
Introducing Shomy Chowdhury, the Generation17 Young Leader from Bangladesh who is dedicated to saving lives through her clean water and sanitation movement.
After suffering an unimaginable personal loss, Shomy Chowdhury took action. Here’s how she became a leading advocate for clean water and sanitation in Bangladesh.
Sadya Touré turned adversity into strength by sharing her personal story. Here’s how she is working to eliminate gender-based violence and carve out a new future for young women in Africa.
Meet Tafara Makaza, a Generation17 Young Leader from Zimbabwe who has developed apps to improve mobility and create jobs in his home country.
With a passion for coding and firsthand experience with the everyday needs in Zimbabwe, Tafara Makaza is empowering communities with his apps.
An inaugural group of four diverse young leaders will unite under a shared mission to champion a better future, using Galaxy technology and the United Nations ecosystem.