Alyona Arkhipova    Age: 25    Country: Russia    Alyona Arkhipova was born in the coldest inhabited area in the Earth, namely Republic of Sakha in Russian Federation. She studied Economics in her Bachelor degree in Russia and took Master degree in Commerce at UNSW, Australia. After graduation, she moved back to the homeland and engaged in the promotion of local IT startups. A part of the team of the startup working on software products in healthcare. Driven by the will to experiment and try to bring the value to the people, even if it is one person. The credo of life is to focus on the search for the solution, rather than talks on the issue itself. She loves to spend her free time with her family and friends outdoors camping.

Alyona Arkhipova

Age: 25

Country: Russia

Alyona Arkhipova was born in the coldest inhabited area in the Earth, namely Republic of Sakha in Russian Federation. She studied Economics in her Bachelor degree in Russia and took Master degree in Commerce at UNSW, Australia. After graduation, she moved back to the homeland and engaged in the promotion of local IT startups. A part of the team of the startup working on software products in healthcare. Driven by the will to experiment and try to bring the value to the people, even if it is one person. The credo of life is to focus on the search for the solution, rather than talks on the issue itself. She loves to spend her free time with her family and friends outdoors camping.

  Sarah Mizran    Age: 23    Country: Libya   Sarah Mizran is an architect, artist and an activist . She graduated from Taylor's university lakeside campus with Bachelors of Science in Architecture. In addition to being a full time architect, Sarah is also a youth activist, advocating for youth empowerment and sustainable development goals. She’s a member of Makers of hope and the co-organizer of TedxYouth @Alssarim. Her goal is for her community to implement sustainability in their daily lives. She believes that architects build communities not just buildings.   

Sarah Mizran

Age: 23

Country: Libya

Sarah Mizran is an architect, artist and an activist . She graduated from Taylor's university lakeside campus with Bachelors of Science in Architecture. In addition to being a full time architect, Sarah is also a youth activist, advocating for youth empowerment and sustainable development goals. She’s a member of Makers of hope and the co-organizer of TedxYouth @Alssarim. Her goal is for her community to implement sustainability in their daily lives. She believes that architects build communities not just buildings.

 

  Alphonse Onana    Age: 23    Country: Cameroon   Alphonse Onana is a university student currently completing his MSc at the University of Pretoria, In South Africa. He is passionate about sciences and human health. Moreover, he enjoys discussing current issues that are affecting the world and is passionate about coming with possible solutions on how to improve people's lives. He is engaged in his community of Mamelodi, in Pretoria, through the NGO Mamelodi Initiative (MI). The aim is to empower the youth in the community so that they can make the changes they want to see. They do so by giving them free classes (computer classes, english, maths, biology etc.), and important life skills.

Alphonse Onana

Age: 23

Country: Cameroon

Alphonse Onana is a university student currently completing his MSc at the University of Pretoria, In South Africa. He is passionate about sciences and human health. Moreover, he enjoys discussing current issues that are affecting the world and is passionate about coming with possible solutions on how to improve people's lives. He is engaged in his community of Mamelodi, in Pretoria, through the NGO Mamelodi Initiative (MI). The aim is to empower the youth in the community so that they can make the changes they want to see. They do so by giving them free classes (computer classes, english, maths, biology etc.), and important life skills.

   Fitia   Ranaivo-Harisoa    Age: 19    Country: Madagascar   Fitia aims to become a Policy Maker engaged in Human Rights protection and the promotion of high quality Education in developing countries. Passionate about the protection of Child, Youth and Women's Rights, Fitia is a program officer specialized in Advocacy in a youth-led NGO based in Madagascar. She firmly believes that youth empowerment is key to the attainment of all SDGs because they can become innovative leaders and engaged change-makers.

Fitia Ranaivo-Harisoa

Age: 19

Country: Madagascar

Fitia aims to become a Policy Maker engaged in Human Rights protection and the promotion of high quality Education in developing countries. Passionate about the protection of Child, Youth and Women's Rights, Fitia is a program officer specialized in Advocacy in a youth-led NGO based in Madagascar. She firmly believes that youth empowerment is key to the attainment of all SDGs because they can become innovative leaders and engaged change-makers.

  Ayekene Peledai David    Age: 29    Country: Cameroon    Ayekene Peledai David, from Cameroon, has been engaged in his poor and Boko Haram affected community in the Far North of Cameroon as Protection Social worker since 2016. He is also the founder of Hope Initiative, a youth association. He works with the less privileged and vulnerable people in emergency situations as the case in Mayo Tsanaga Division (which shares a border with Nigeria). His focus on community strengthening activities has led him to a number of volunteer opportuinities and community leadership roles. He received my Bachelor of Science in Political Science and Public Adminstration at the University of Buea, Cameroon   and a Masters in International Relations with a major in Regional Integration and Management of Community Institutions at the International Relations Institute of Cameroon.

Ayekene Peledai David

Age: 29

Country: Cameroon

Ayekene Peledai David, from Cameroon, has been engaged in his poor and Boko Haram affected community in the Far North of Cameroon as Protection Social worker since 2016. He is also the founder of Hope Initiative, a youth association. He works with the less privileged and vulnerable people in emergency situations as the case in Mayo Tsanaga Division (which shares a border with Nigeria). His focus on community strengthening activities has led him to a number of volunteer opportuinities and community leadership roles. He received my Bachelor of Science in Political Science and Public Adminstration at the University of Buea, Cameroon and a Masters in International Relations with a major in Regional Integration and Management of Community Institutions at the International Relations Institute of Cameroon.

  Temuulen Tuguldur    Age: 22    Country: Russia/Mongolia   Temuulen, being a sociologist, came to study the phenomenon of poverty deeper. In what it is manifested, what is the scope, scale, influence on society and community and how do others perceive this phenomenon. During four years of study in her bachelor's degree, she diligently engaged in the phenomenon of poverty. Temuulen studied the economic stratification of society, economic deprivation (based on empirical research conducted a comparative analysis of Ulaanbaatar and Ivanovo), and also analyzed American, European and Russian theories and approaches to its study. She is currently working on a project to study the perceptions of poverty.

Temuulen Tuguldur

Age: 22

Country: Russia/Mongolia

Temuulen, being a sociologist, came to study the phenomenon of poverty deeper. In what it is manifested, what is the scope, scale, influence on society and community and how do others perceive this phenomenon. During four years of study in her bachelor's degree, she diligently engaged in the phenomenon of poverty. Temuulen studied the economic stratification of society, economic deprivation (based on empirical research conducted a comparative analysis of Ulaanbaatar and Ivanovo), and also analyzed American, European and Russian theories and approaches to its study. She is currently working on a project to study the perceptions of poverty.

  Elvis Cosmos    Age: 22    Country: Kenya/Uganda   Elvis Cosmos is a first year law student at Strathmore University. He strongly believes in the ability of the youth to make a difference in the world. Because of that, Elvis has volunteered for several organisations that focus on building leaders, debaters and entrepreneurs. Elvis was the former disciplinary Chairman of the Uganda Secondary School Prefect’s Association (USSPA 2016-2017). Elvis runs a blog that aims at opening the eyes of the world to the fact that we are the change we have always been longing for. He believes that all we need to do is reach out and let that intelligence which lies within us take control. In participating in UNITE 2030, he hopes to change the lens through which he views the world through.

Elvis Cosmos

Age: 22

Country: Kenya/Uganda

Elvis Cosmos is a first year law student at Strathmore University. He strongly believes in the ability of the youth to make a difference in the world. Because of that, Elvis has volunteered for several organisations that focus on building leaders, debaters and entrepreneurs. Elvis was the former disciplinary Chairman of the Uganda Secondary School Prefect’s Association (USSPA 2016-2017). Elvis runs a blog that aims at opening the eyes of the world to the fact that we are the change we have always been longing for. He believes that all we need to do is reach out and let that intelligence which lies within us take control. In participating in UNITE 2030, he hopes to change the lens through which he views the world through.