Raveloarimisa Lala Mbolatiana on stage
July 31, 2019
Madagascar

As a human rights advocate, community organizer, and mother, Raveloarimisa Lala Mbolatiana shines bright in her local community and on the national stage in Madagascar.

Myrna Clayton
June 25, 2019
United States

Arts Envoy Myrna Clayton is sharing American culture through music, and engaging new and diverse audiences along the way.

June 18, 2019
Ghana

“In the age of technology, the playing field has been leveled,” says Florence Toffa, CEO of Mobile Web Ghana and Mandela Washington Fellow alumna.

May 28, 2019
Taiwan

Global Sports Mentoring Program alumna has a long list of accomplishments, yet Po Chun Liu remains focused on mentoring women and girls in Taiwan.

May 17, 2019
Vietnam

How do we ensure a more sustainable and environmentally friendly future for our communities? Nguyen Hoang Viet believes that the solution is through youth engagement.

Christian Hirsig
April 16, 2019
Switzerland

YTILI alumnus Christian Hirsig is using his entrepreneurial skills to open doors to the IT sector for refugees in Switzerland....

Entrepreneur Stories

Exchange alumna Abisoye Ajayi-Akinfolarin from Nigeria teaches girls how to code and inspires them to believe that the sky is the limit.
Adulai Barry and InnovaLab
MWF alumnus used his exchange experience and connections to expand opportunities for young entrepreneurs and social innovators in Guinea-Bissau.
Amena Mansouri
We caught up with Ms. Mansouri, CEO & co-founder of fashion marketplace Dabchy, to find out and to congratulate her on this honor during Women’s History Month.
It’s hard to sum up all of Chola Mutoni’s work and impact since completing her Mandela Washington Fellowship (MWF), but since her return to Zambia, she has been involved in a multitude of outreach projects, empowering women and young girls through workshops and public talks.
Exchange alumnus Nazeem Mohammad Fadiir Junggee from Mauritius has transformed the old saying, “one person’s trash is another person’s treasure.”
Nguyen Minh Chau may be 3 feet 11 inches tall but she is a powerhouse for advocacy in disability rights in Vietnam and across the globe, promoting inclusion and empowering persons with disabilities.

Alumna of the Month

Michelle Ciulla L.

United States
Michelle Lipkin

Media Literacy seems to be the buzzword these days. What does it really mean? Why is it so important? Meet #ExchangeAlumni Michelle Ciulla Lipkin.

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How One Mandela Washington Fellow is Lifting Women Up

Learn more about Hafsat Sahabi Dange and her NGO that trains and mentors young women in business.

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