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Al-Zain S. Al-Sabah is the Undersecretary of the Ministry of State for Youth Affairs for the State of Kuwait. Al-Zain is also a pioneering film/TV producer and social entrepreneur. Prior to her assignment at the ministry, Al-Zain co-founded Eagle Vision Media Group KSCC, and served at the company’s helm as Chairperson and Managing Director. Before heading EVMG, Al-Zain worked for ABC News’ World News Tonight with Peter Jennings, in New York City. Prior to that, she produced and directed a number of political talk shows for Kuwait Television. Al-Zain currently serves on the board of a number of media and youth-charged organizations. In her home country of Kuwait, she founded the ADASA initiative, a visual storytelling foundation that has now been wholly adopted by the Government of Kuwait. Al-Zain earned an M.F.A. from the University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts and a B.S. in Journalism from Boston University. Her most recent awards include the Arab Woman Award for Inspirational Woman of the Year 2015 and the United Arab Media Council’s 2017 Haithem Media Award. Al-Zain is a Fellow of the inaugural class of the Middle East Leadership Initiative and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.