Voices from Tanzania

Youth Rising for Peace 2012 > Planetary Peace > Environment
Broadcast on February 11, 2012
With Yusuph Masanja & Zainab Abdallah

Zainab Abdallah

Managing Director of Creative & Classic 1, author, poet

Zainab Abdallah attended Yemeni English medium school for her primary education. Thereafter she joined Jangwani Secondary school for Ordinary and Advanced level education. Currently she is in the final year, taking Economics, Geography and Mathematics subjects (EGM).  Despite being best in scholarly discipline, she is also talented in writing poems and presenting them. She will soon be releasing her first poetry book titled Where Is the Future? under Oxford University Press, Dar es Salaam office.

Recently, she has been working with Feint & Margin magazine based in Accra, Ghana, with the focus on exploring talents of youth. She is Managing Director of Creative & Classic 1, a learning company, which is under Junior Achievement Tanzania. She has also been very actively involved in a variety of youth organizations and programs such as HakiElimu, UN, GNRC and Jane Goodall’s Roots and Shoots.

She always believes that, “under the sun there is nothing impossible” ~ Indeed together as one, together we learn, together we plan and together we can.