Wells Mountain Initiative works to create social change through education and community building by providing bright young people in the developing world with student scholarships, skills training, and start-up funding, building a network of grassroots leaders who are catalyzing community transformation.

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Alpha Pokharel is the regional coordinator for Asia and Oceana, based in Nepal. She completed a nursing degree with WMI, followed by a masterโ€™s degree in community and global health. She does research-related consultancy in Nepal in health services and maternal and child health.

Alpha Pokharel is the regional coordinator for Asia and Oceana, based in Nepal. She completed a nursing degree with WMI, followed by a masterโ€™s degree in community and global health. She does research-related consultancy in Nepal in health services and maternal and child health. ... See MoreSee Less

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Congratulations Alpha Pokharel didi. Wonderful to have you as Regional Coordinator of WMI.

Congratulations and best wishes

So glad you are onboard!

Congratulations

Hi wish we might talk be pals if you ever get message

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The WMI regional coordinator for West Africa is Dr. Phinuella Okunamiriof Nigeria, who completed her medical degree in 2018 with a focus on mental health. She is the director of a social media project, started with a WMI grant, that promotes mental health literacy through storytelling and animation.

The WMI regional coordinator for West Africa is Dr. Phinuella Okunamiriof Nigeria, who completed her medical degree in 2018 with a focus on mental health. She is the director of a social media project, started with a WMI grant, that promotes mental health literacy through storytelling and animation. ... See MoreSee Less

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Congratulations to her

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Phoeby Musonda is the regional coordinator for Central and South Africa. Since completing her legal degree she has focussed on international development. Currently Phoeby works as a manager in the Zambia office of an international organization that provides advocacy for survivors of sexual violence through education and leadership development.

Phoeby Musonda is the regional coordinator for Central and South Africa. Since completing her legal degree she has focussed on international development. Currently Phoeby works as a manager in the Zambia office of an international organization that provides advocacy for survivors of sexual violence through education and leadership development. ... See MoreSee Less

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Congratulations ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ’•

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Congratulations madam Musonda

Jacquelyn Alesi, the East Africa regional coordinator, has extensive experience in non-profit organizations in Uganda and has founded two nonprofits contributing to the HIV response across Uganda.

Jacquelyn Alesi, the East Africa regional coordinator, has extensive experience in non-profit organizations in Uganda and has founded two nonprofits contributing to the HIV response across Uganda. ... See MoreSee Less

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God bless you for such honourable ideas and act

Congratulations mama Jackie

This year WMI has welcomed four new staff members (all WMI Graduate Scholars) to act as regional coordinators based in four regions with the most WMI Scholars. As part-time staff members, they directly support the operation of WMI programs while strengthening working relationships between WMI, scholars, universities and community partners in their regions.

This year WMI has welcomed four new staff members (all WMI Graduate Scholars) to act as regional coordinators based in four regions with the most WMI Scholars. As part-time staff members, they directly support the operation of WMI programs while strengthening working relationships between WMI, scholars, universities and community partners in their regions. ... See MoreSee Less

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WMI, my heart, and joys ๐Ÿ˜ Congratulations

Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2021 Annual Auction to raise funds for WMI Scholars. We are so lucky to be supported by our expansive community who have once more made the WMI auction an overwhelming success!

Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2021 Annual Auction to raise funds for WMI Scholars. We are so lucky to be supported by our expansive community who have once more made the WMI auction an overwhelming success! ... See MoreSee Less

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Congratulations guys

Amazing

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