The NewNow Leaders

Abdalaziz al-Hamza

Abdalaziz Alhamza

Citizen Journalist & Human Rights Activist

Abdalaziz al-Hamza Abdalaziz is an award-winning Syrian journalist, human rights defender activist and IT trainer. (more…)

Farwiza Farhan

Farwiza Farhan

Environmental Activist & Advocate

Farwiza Farhan Farwiza is one of the most fearless environmental activist of her generation. (more…)

Roya Mahboob

Roya Mahboob

Tech Entrepreneur & Women’s Rights Activist

Roya Mahboob Roya was one of the first female tech CEOs in Afghanistan. (more…)

Victor Ochen

Victor Ochen

Peace Activist & Youth Advocate

Victor Ochen Victor is the youngest ever African to be nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize. (more…)

Jaha Dukureh

Jaha Dukureh

Women’s Rights Activist & Anti-FGM Campaigner

Jaha Dukureh Jaha is described as the lightning rod for change in The Gambia. (more…)

Jeremy Heimans

Jeremy Heimans

Civil Rights Activist & Movement Builder

Jeremy Heimans Jeremy is described as a wunderkind of digital activism, a world renowned movement builder with unparalleled insight into how power works in the 21st century. (more…)

Uzodinma Iweala

Uzodinma Iweala

Social Entrepreneur, Doctor & Author

Uzodinma IwealaUzo is an award-winning writer, filmmaker and medical doctor. (more…)

Dr Alaa Murabit

Alaa Murabit

Security, Peace & Women’s Rights Advisor

Dr Alaa Murabit Alaa Murabit is a medical doctor, one of 17 Global Sustainable Development Goal Advocates appointed by the UN Secretary General, and a UN High-Level Commissioner on Health Employment & Economic Growth. (more…)

Taylor Wilson

Taylor Wilson

Nuclear Physicist, Science Advocate & Inventor

Taylor Wilson Taylor is a physicist who, at 14 became the youngest person in history to produce nuclear fusion, building a reactor capable of smashing atoms in a plasma core at over 500 million degrees Fahrenheit (40 times hotter than the core of the sun) in his parents’ garage. (more…)