Impact: Promoting Education for Sustainable Development
Fathia, an SDG Youth Ambassador in Djibouti, is passionate about the promotion of quality education among young people, especially women and girls.
She co-founded Book Caravan, an association that promotes reading and writing among young people by establishing libraries in rural areas, creating awareness on the importance of literacy and supports young writers to edit and publish their books.
Fathia has conducted book caravans at two international festivals – the 10th edition of the Hargesia International Books Fair” in Somaliland and the 10th edition of Story Moja Festival in Nairobi, Kenya.
She has reached 9 villages in her community with this project, impacting around 3,000 people and is currently mentoring 5 girls.