In our Peace and Development Ambassadors section, we met Arielle AHOUANSOU a 23 years old medical doctor from Benin with a sense of passion for peacebuilding, leadership development and community engagement working with youths in her home country Benin Republic.
Arielle is the founder of REFELD BENIN an NGO which has given educational materials to over 2000 children through the project “Illuminate Life of 2000 children”.
In early 2014, Arielle was selected to join the 1st African Youth Amani Fellowship in Thailand but could not make it because she got robbed on her way from Benin to Nigeria for visa by road. This only made her increase her passion for development.
In 2015, she organized a two days peace conference in Cotonou and Parakou Benin Republic bringing together about 750 youths in the university to engage them in academic excellence, community engagement and inner peace. She also organized the Benin Global Women Management…
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