Mihret Walelgne

Mihret Walelgne (Ethiopia) recently graduated with a bachelor of nursing and management from Jigjiga University. She is the founder and CEO of a civil society organization (I for My Sister) that seeks to promote gender equality. She also co-founded a nonprofit organization that provides sanitary pads to school girls. She is an alumna of the Young African Leaders program and a board member of the African Women’s Leaders Network.