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October 23, 2017
Uganda

Leveraging the exchange alumni network, Anges's work to combat trafficking has impacted thousands in Uganda and internationally.

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September 12, 2017
Greece

Betty’s outstanding work in the realms of academia, media, and entrepreneurship has helped to connect students across the globe, and further cultivated the local and global exchange alumni network.

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August 25, 2017
Lebanon

Jessica’s exchange experience deepened her understanding of U.S. culture, and she remains a dedicated member of the TechWomen network, sharing her experience with local Lebanese and U.S-based mentors.

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August 22, 2017
Zambia

Kakoma believes that the most important investment we can make is in the education of children. Through them, change can be established and sustained for generations to come.

August 21, 2017
Ghana

“Be confident and touch on issues which others are afraid to.” Seth Kwame Boateng couldn’t shake Secretary of State John Kerry’s advice to his cohort of Edward R. Murrow Program for Journalists in the United States. Inspired to bring his microphone to the people of Ghana, he uses film to give a voice to the voiceless.

July 7, 2017
Tajikistan

Community leader and social entrepreneur are just a few words that define Firdavs Nurov.

Alumna of the Month

Krish P.

Paraguay

Krish Caballero, a 2017 YLAI (Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative) alumna from Ciudad del Este, Paraguay, leads by example. She is a powerful influence both in her home community and abroad, inspiring thousands of youth to become change agents.

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Imagining What We Can Do and Achieve With W-GDP

Humphrey Fellows from American University met with President Donald Trump, Senior Advisor to the President Ivanka Trump, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, and Assistant Secretary of State Marie Royce at the White House for the launch of the new Women's Global Development and Prosperity Initiative.

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