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Meet the Obama Leader making history for war victims in the Balkans

Meet Adrijana Hanušić Bećirović

As a senior legal advisor at the non-governmental organization Trial International, 2023 Obama Foundation Europe Leader Adrijana Hanušić Bećirović is deeply committed to improving the lives of those whose human rights have been violated, motivated by her own experience during the Bosnian War. Check out the video, to hear Adrijana's inspiring journey in her own words.

Adriana was among nearly 100 changemakers from across Africa, Asia-Pacific, and Europe who joined President Obama for a week-long leadership and cultural experience in Athens, Greece. During the week, Leaders exchanged ideas, workshopped solutions, and built meaningful connections.

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