‘If chil­dren are given an op­por­tu­nity, they for sure can con­trib­ute [to] mak­ing this world a bet­ter place’

THANDIWE CHAMA AGE: 17

Marie Claire (South Africa) - - TREND REPORT -

CUR­RENTLY AC­ING: Ed­u­ca­tion ac­tivism and re­form

HAILS FROM: Zam­bia

ROLE MODEL MA­TE­RIAL: The 2007 In­ter­na­tional Chil­dren’s Peace Prize Win­ner, who at age nine led 60 chil­dren on a walk to find an­other school when theirs was closed down. She also cham­pi­ons HIV/Aids aware­ness and the ed­u­ca­tion rights of chil­dren.

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