Bandagne Fall

Bandagne Fall (Senegal) is an engineer in agronomic sciences and agribusiness. She is passionate about community development, building resilient and sustainable communities, youth employability, and gender issues. She is an entrepreneur and is currently working at the Institute for Sustainable Communities in Washington, DC. She has experience working in private and public Senegalese companies in the agrofood industries. In addition, she has worked with international institutions and nonprofit organizations such as CorpsAfrica, the African Union, and the Community Engagement Exchange Program. Bandagne is the head of organization and planning of the Mastercard Foundation’s Alumni Committee in Senegal. She is a Design Thinking trainer. In her service to the community, she trains women and girls in saponification, bleaching, and reusable sanitary napkin–making techniques.