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Rehmah Kasule is the President and Founder of CEDA International-Uganda focusing on Education, Leadership, Mentoring, Entrepreneurship and Gender Equality. Her work is a catalyst in re-framing youth and women’s thinking to confidently take charge of their lives and lead change in their communities. Since 2009, her projects in employment creation, gender economic empowerment, quality education, combating violent extremism, human trafficking, democracy and active citizenship have impacted over 18,000 girls in secondary schools, universities, women leaders, entrepreneurs and have skilled out-of-school youth. Her work was recognized by President Barack Obama, won World of Difference 100 Awards and Goldman Sachs/Fortune Global Women Leaders Award 2014. Amanda Ellis, an International Gender Specialist described Rehmah as “an African Light House” which is guiding the future generation. Rehmah is a Chartered Marketer and Strategic Planner, an Author of a book “From Gomba to the White House,” an Enterprise Development Expert with International Trade Centre and African Development Bank. She is a President of Rotary Club of Kampala-Impala, a Global Ambassador for the #LetGirlsLearn, a Motivational Speaker, a Synergos Senior Fellow, and a VV Lead Fellow. Rehmah is a Fellow of the African Leadership Initiative, East Africa and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.