Ndeye Borso Tall
West Africa Research Center
Borso Tall, an independent social worker from Senegal, is the founder and coordinator of the Young Advocates for Human Rights network – YAHR. Her guiding ethos is her vision of a world in which human rights are promoted through quality education. She is one of the 1000 young African leaders who won the 2016 Mandela Washington Fellowship, the flagship program of President Obama’s Young African Leaders Initiative, and in 2017, she was awarded the Chevening Scholarship, the UK government’s global scholarship program. She has recently completed a postgraduate degree in Equality and Human Rights from the University of Glasgow in Scotland and is currently completing a PhD in English Studies at Cheikh Anta Diop University in Dakar. She dedicates her writings to raise awareness about women and children’s rights across Africa.