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**UPDATED: I Use ‘Play’ to Churn Out a New Crop of Creative African Leaders

**UPDATED: I Use ‘Play’ to Churn Out a New Crop of Creative African Leaders

Who am I? “I am 43 years-old, I live in Dakar, Senegal, and I believe African children are the solution to the problems of development in Africa. As a former educator, I saw the gap between education and creativity, critical thinking and development. I noticed that we weren’t teaching African children what they needed to become leaders and builders(…)

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I Am Thankful I Am Still Married!

I Am Thankful I Am Still Married!

Who am I? My name is Angelou Ezeilo. I live in Atlanta, Georgia, and I am the founder and CEO of an international environmental non-profit organization and youth corps called Greening Youth Foundation. We connect young, diverse and underrepresented kids and young adults to the outdoors and to careers in conservation with national park, wildlife and(…)

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#WhatIf We Invested in Girls’ & Women’s Potential This Holiday Season?

#WhatIf We Invested in Girls’ & Women’s Potential This Holiday Season?

The world we’re growing up in today is more connected than ever. What better way to use this environment than to unite to empower girls and women around the world, making sure that each and every one of them can exercise the same basic human rights that many of us take for granted? Of the(…)

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