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Emerging Young Leaders 2018 #EYLeaders

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Get to know the 2018 emerging young leaders in this video. The Emerging Young Leaders Award is granted to 10 outstanding leaders across the globe.

What is the Emerging Young Leaders Award?

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The Emerging Young Leaders Award honors international youth who have shown the tenacity and courage to create positive social change.

Tanzil Ferdous

As the President of Volunteer for Bangladesh, Chittagong in 2015—the largest platform for youth volunteerism in Bangladesh—Tanzil organized numerous successful events for community development, engaging hundreds of youth in volunteerism.

Announcing the Recipients of the 2018 Emerging Young Leaders Award

On Wednesday, May 2, the ten recipients of the third annual Emerging Young Leaders Award will be acknowledged in a public ceremony at the State Department for their efforts as partners for peace and drivers of economic growth and opportunity.

Dania Hassan

After attending summer school at Johns Hopkins University via the U.S. Summer Sisters Exchange Program in 2016, Dania established an organization called “Fun to Learn,” through which teams of volunteers conduct extracurricular programming in underprivileged schools. She is the youngest high achiever of the Pakistan-U.S. Alumni Network’s #30under30 series.

Zina Salim Hassan Hamu

Zina has dedicated herself to portray the story of the Yazidi people through photojournalism. Having personally witnessed the genocide of Yazidi girls by ISIS, Zina became the voice to carry their story to the international community.