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Gatwal Yul

Leaders Africa 2019


South Sudan



Gatwal Yul is the Co-Founder and Executive Director of Young-Adult Empowerment Initiative, a youth-led nonprofit working in Uganda with refugees and South Sudan with the grassroots communities. He is a Windle International Uganda Scholar, Western Union Global Scholar, US Institute of Peace - Dalai Lama Fellow, Young African Leaders Initiative Fellow and Peace Direct's Tomorrow Peacebuilders' Awards Winner. Gatwal is very passionate about human capital development and economic freedom of Africa.