Josephine Kulea

Josephine is the Founder and President of Samburu Girls Foundation (SGF). She is a courageous activist addressing harmful cultural practices facing children in the pastoralist communities in Northern Kenya. She rescues girls from female genital mutilation, child marriages and beading and takes all the rescued girls to boarding schools for education and safeguarding. Her tremendous work has been rewarded with numerous awards, and it has been recognized widely, including by President Obama.