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I am passionate about Climate change and environmental issues (SDG 13), youth unemployment (SDG 8), and agriculture (SDG 2).
I am engage in It because there is a growing global environmental issues, youth unemployment and hunger from which Sierra Leone has suffered a lot.
I’m the Founder/President of The Sierra Leone School Green Clubs (SLSGC https://aalasesay.wixsite.com/slsgc), an environmental organization that work with schools and communities, Global Youth Climate Network (GYCN) Ambassador, an initiative by the World Bank Group and the Country Rep for YALI Agriculture Community of Practice (https://www.facebook.com/groups/964494837022899/).
I’m addressing environmental issues and youth unemployment in the Western Rural District of Sierra Leone so as to have a resilient community. We’re presently working on a project called “Plastic won’t reach the Beaches”- a social enterprise that will engage 10 schools in collecting plastic waste and turning them into valuable products for sale. I also run an agribusiness (http://phoenixvoyageafrica.weebly.com/sierra-leone.html).
Because of what I’m doing, The World Bank awarded me an Honorary award (https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=2171290349790477&id=100007285997637)Also the US Embassy Sierra Leone recognized what I am doing (https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=10157013753727866&id=84075927865). I will be hosting the first (#FridaysForFuture) event: https://act.350.org/event/afrikavuka-africa-day_attend/16989?nr=1&akid=.3186115.-X9mpG
Links to my work:
My Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/alhassansesay8775
SLSGC Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SLschoolgreenclubs/
Profiled by Desert Bloom:https://desertbloomadvisory.com/2019/02/05/alhassan-sesay-is-tackling-climate-change-in-sierra-leone-through-the-club-he-founded/, https://www.thesierraleonetelegraph.com/communities-in-sierra-leone-put-climate-change-at-the-heart-of-learning/
I have passion for these issues because there is a growing global call on the SDGs to assure sustainability and mitigate climate change from which Sierra Leone has suffered a lot.

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Alhassan Sesay

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