In honor of International Women’s Day, we interviewed three GPE youth leaders on the front lines for the fight for gender equality in and through education.
Cynthia Nyongesa is a lawyer and GPE Youth Leader from Kenya with a passion for children’s rights and communication as a tool for advocacy. She uses her platforms to amplify the stories of young change-makers in Africa.
Diana Ayala is a GPE Youth Leader from Honduras who works with the youth group of the Council for Adult Education of Latin America (CEAAL) in Honduras, and is engaged with Foro Dakar Honduras, Latin American Campaign for the Right to Education (CLADE), and the Global Coalition for Education (GCE).
Shradha Koirala is a GPE Youth Leader from Nepal who works as Senior Program Coordinator at National Campaign for Education Nepal (NCE Nepal), where she advocates to ensure the right to education of all children.