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  1. Young Change Makers – Evans Wadongo

    Evans Wadongo (born 11 March 1986) is a Kenyan engineer, the Executive Director and Chairman of SDFA-Kenya, and one of CNN’s top ten heroes of 2010. He is a graduate in Electronic and Computer Engineering from the Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology in Kenya. Evans was born in...

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  2. Youth Health and Illness Photo Competition

    Are you between 14 and 19 years old? We have created a photo competition and want to see health and illness through your eyes! The themes on which we’re looking for photos are: Adolescents are healthy (engaging in healthy activities) Adolescents learn about health (health education) Adolescents use health services...

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  3. U.S. Department of Agriculture — Borlaug Fellowships 2014

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture invites applications for the 2014 Norman E. Borlaug International Agricultural Science and Technology Fellowship Program. The program offers opportunities for training and collaborative research to scientists, researchers, and policymakers from 28 eligible countries. Fellows work with a mentor at a U.S. university, research center, or...

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  4. Young Change Makers – Joannie Bewa

    Joannie Bewa is currently working as a general practitioner in a community health center in her country BENIN. She holds many leadership positions in BENIN and is well known at global level. She is the co-founder and the Executive director of Young Beninese Leaders Association (YBLA), created after the President...

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  5. Young Change Maker – Ludwick Marishane

    After a few months of research on the Internet, South African University of Cape Town student, Ludwick Marishane has won global recognition for an invention that takes the water out of bathing. Marishane invented a product called DryBath, a clear gel applied to skin that does the work of water and soap....

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