• Simon Batamya Aseno

    I Believe in Africa

Simon Batamya Aseno

Mandela Rhodes Scholar | Brightest Young Minds Alumni | St. Gallen Leader of Tomorrow

Interests and Passion
Climate Change

“If we fail to take care of our planet now, it will fail to take care of us in the next century.”

Simon Aseno


“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”

Nelson Mandela


Because health is wealth, I believe that accessible and affordable healthcare for all should be our collective priority.

My Slate
Flirting with fire: African leaders and international law

Marco Bocchese, University of Illinois at Chicago African leaders often behave in a contradictory way towards international laws, and courts.… Read More

Why Ebola vaccine on trial in the DRC is raising hopes

Shirin Ashraf, University of Glasgow and Arthur Wickenhagen, University of Glasgow The World Health Organisation (WHO) has emphasised that an… Read More

Teenage sexting: we’re letting young people down by not talking about it

Statistics are extremely varied but generally indicate that sexting is pretty widespread among young people.

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Vuthlarhi Shirindza

Medical Student

Mentee Since: 2016

Country of Origin: South Africa

Current Institution: University of Cape Town