Twenty year old Global Youth Ambassador to South Africa, Dennis Ngango, together with 500 global youth ambassadors have created a petition to pressurize world leaders to prioritize education through the #UpForSchool which will be handed in the UN General Assembly in New York later this year.
How to lend your name to this initiative:
You can go here and sign the petition. Or follow the Twitter hashtag #Upforschool for more information.
As a newly-appointed Global Youth Ambassador for A World at School, I want to bring attention to the 58 million children around the world currently being denied their human right to an education. I am joined in this call to action by over 500 other young advocates for global education.— Dennis Ngango, Global Youth Ambassador to South Africa
Listen to Dennis' conversation with John below: