My Elevator Pitch: Empowering youth for change

Nelly Andrade
Posted March 25, 2016 from Mexico

My name is Nelly Andrade, I'm a sustainable development professional passionate about youth development, women economic empowerment and sustainability. I'm currently the National Director of the Hult Prize in Mexico and a UN Empower Women Global Champion where through my work, I'm able to empower youth to create game-changing social enterprises to tackle our world's biggest challenges and serve as an advocate in my country and region for Women's Economic Empowerment.

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Carolyn Seaman
Mar 28, 2016
Mar 28, 2016

Dear Nelly,

Great pitch! And I always love your colourful pictures.

Your work is great and inspiring. I love how you get to inspire and empower the youths in your community to create social enterprises that address world issues. Great work you are doing Sister!

Best wishes,
Apr 11, 2016
Apr 11, 2016

Hello Nelly,

This sounds like a fantastic idea! I really love your attitude when it comes to tackling social injustice/justice issues, especially targeting the younger age groups, as they are essentially the future - our future. Congratulations on your successes and I wish you the best of luck on your journey.

With love,

Helen Ng