World Bank Forums Promote Volunteerism, Entrepreneurship for Emerging Young International Leaders

4th IYLA features role of youth in future development

Washington, DC – August 15, 2014 – Fatma Bazahy reminded the gathering of young professionals, entrepreneurs, social activists, and student leaders that she had just five to seven minutes to speak. “During each of those minutes 21 children in the developing world will die, mostly of preventable diseases,” the young Kenyan continued.

Top: Evans Musonde from Zambia,  Fatma Bazahy from Kenya, participant asking a question during the Forum on Youth and Service at the World Bank.