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See the Work of Aspen Global Leadership Network Fellows

February 5, 2014

A new online tool gives you a closer look at the fascinating work of the Aspen Global Leadership Network (AGLN) Fellows. Profiles of the more than 1,700 AGLN Fellows from 46 countries, and their projects, are now available to be viewed by everyone, instead of being limited to members. 

Below are just a few examples of the featured Fellows and projects you will find on the Fellow Exchange:  

Mothomang Diaho

Africa Leadership Initiative/South Africa

Project: TEACH South Africa 

TEACH South Africa recruits and trains the most promising recent South African graduates to teach in their country’s most disadvantaged schools. Even after their time as teachers come to an end, TEACH Ambassadors form a cadre of advocates fighting for educational equality throughout South Africa. Read More

Toby Coppel

Henry Crown Fellowship  

Project: Moon Valley Foundation

Moon Valley Enterprises helps build sustainable, successful, international agribusiness in the West Bank, creating jobs and alleviating poverty. One of the greatest natural resources in the West Bank is the unique microclimate for growing crops year-round. But Toby discovered that many products were poorly marketed and not being sold in European markets. With relationships with leading retailers like Marks & Spencer and Sainsbury’s already under their belt, Coppel is now in the process of creating a facility in the region for Moon Valley-branded products. Read More

Chris Michel

Henry Crown Fellowship

Project: Reconnect America 

The members of our military community have become increasingly isolated from America in recent years. Despite this widening gap, there is growing interest among the US public to support our troops through ideas, fundraising, and encouragement. Reconnect America is a media program which bridges this gap by featuring a new military charity each month and promoting it on the Discovery Channel & online at Read More

Visit Aspen Global Leadership Network to learn more about our fellowship programs.