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Tourki Mohamed Ali

Tourki Mohamed Ali

Tourki has worked for nine years in the area of community development, especially in education, gender equality, health, new technologies, and environmental protection. He is currently the President of a youth association in his village, where he mentors the youth for the purpose of social development. He was the Coordinator, Grant Writer and Project Manager of a community center funded by his association and the US Embassy in Madagascar. Tourki has also worked with UNFPA and UNDP Comoros in communication activities. He is a 2016 Mandela Washington Fellow, a US department of state program initiated by President Obama for young African leaders. He also participated as a Comoros delegate at the African Union Regional Youth Consultation in Windhoek, Namibia where he had the opportunity to represent French speaking countries on media. Tourki participated in a six week public management institute at Howard University Washington D.C, and he enhanced his leadership skills through many sessions in US institutions like the US Congress, the UN Foundations, US Department of State and Department of Labor, ASPA, Oracle and Yahoo. With his leadership experience, he had the opportunity to work in many areas such as good governance, peace and security, election monitoring, gender equality, communication management, project management, event management, and health care with local, national, and international organizations. Tourki founded the first community center in his region. This community center help the local people to have a library, computer skills, English courses in an English center founded by him; the first women association which stands for women and girls' rights. He founded also the youth poetry club in the community. After his return to Comoros from the Mandela Washington Fellowship, he founded the Youth Integration Initiative in order to help youth participate in the socioeconomic development of Comoros through a tremendous inclusion of young people in governmental actions through advocacy and social engagement. They celebrated for the first time in Comoros, the African Union Youth Day in three main topics: Good governance and Human rights, Business and Entrepreneurship and Education. Tourki is currently working as grant writer and Project Manager of an English center financed by The Pollination Project. In addition, he works as a Project Manager and Grant Writer of the community radio station project with the Resolution Project. Tourki is a 2017 One Young World Ambassador and Resolution venture winner. He is now working at the UNICEF Comoros as an Intern in the communication and protection-Inclusion department.

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Tourki Mohamed Ali- Comoros

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The Blog for young leaders and change makers. This blog gives an opportunity to me and other young people to talk about our opinions and ideas on public issues.
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Articles : 23
Since : 07/07/2016

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The Two Most Important Things To Know On Your Graduation Day

The Two Most Important Things To Know On Your Graduation Day

Keynote Speech of the 3rd Class Graduating Seniors of the Comoros University, English Department by Tourki Mohamed Ali His Excellency Mr. President of the University of Comoros, Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Human Sciences and Education Sciences, Chair of the English Department, President of the English Department Cooperative, Amazing Teachers and G

Le 1er Forum des Jeunes d'Ouzio a été un succès pour Urango Urandawo

Fcebook post Impressionnant et incroyable ! Le 1er Forum des jeunes est passé dans les meilleures conditions. Nous avons atteint le maximum des résultats attendus de ce forum et même plus. Avec la présence de Mr l’ancien Ambassadeur, Djaffar Abdallah, Sultane Abdourahim Chekh et les jeunes leaders d’Ouzio, nous avons fait un travail remarqu

Youth involvement in peace building in Africa

Youth Integration Initiative (Comoros) Proposal: Context Africa has witnessed many civil wars and conflicts in its history. This results many challenges across the continent including poor education and health facilities, poor economic development and a lot of corruption. To establish a lasting peace in Africa, the African Union Youth Division, und
The Importance of Democracy in Good Governance

The Importance of Democracy in Good Governance

Democracy in Good governance: Today, I had the privilege to be invited as a guest speaker at the YALI National Conference 2018 as Public Policy and Management Practitioner in the topic of " The importance of democracy in good governance. It is necessary for young people and civic society leaders to learn more of these topics to be able to understan
Les Déchets Sont Un Trésor

Les Déchets Sont Un Trésor

Thomas Dambo (youtube.com/user/ThomasDambo) routes his daily bike commute past neighborhood dumpsters to find materials for his builds. In the past several years he's upcycled concert waste into a ... Quand nous parlons des déchets, il y a une conotation négative qui vient directement dans nos ésprits. Moi je dis qu'il n'y a pas des déchets pui
Featured by the U.S Embassy in Comoros

Featured by the U.S Embassy in Comoros

Tourki Mohamed Ali is a 2016 YALI Mandela Washington Fellow, a youth activist, and entrepreneur. He has worked in the area of community development for 10 years where he helped young people tackle social issues such as health care, education and environment. After the fellowship, Tourki founded the Youth Integration Initiative (Y2I) to encourage in
Tourki Spoke at the 2019 Virtual Island Summit as an Environmental Expert on Blue Economy

Tourki Spoke at the 2019 Virtual Island Summit as an Environmental Expert on Blue Economy

Many prefer the term "Big Ocean State" to the more common "Small Island State". And rightfully so: on average island states have jurisdiction over 80x more o... Tourki spoke at the first Virtual Island Summit as an environmental activist on Blue Economy with a particular case of Comoros. It was an opportunity to talk about policies and strategies t
Technology Is Saving Lives In Ouzio, Comoros

Technology Is Saving Lives In Ouzio, Comoros

These kids come from a rural village - my community- where not everybody has a TV or has subscribed a TV Chanel. On Sunday, kids come to watch cartoons. It is a special kids program offered by the community center I established in 2015. As they don't go to school this day, it is also an opportunity to keep them safe from bad influencers. " This is
The First TEDx Event in Comoros Will Be Organized by Tourki Mohamed Ali

The First TEDx Event in Comoros Will Be Organized by Tourki Mohamed Ali

You have JavaScript disabled x = independently organized TED event This event is invite-only. In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring ... Dans l’esprit TED (Technologie, Entertainment and Design) « idée qui mérite d’être exposée », TEDx est un programme d’événements localeme