Esther Benjamin

Leadership, education and global social impact

Watch our #KAPTalks with Esther Benjamin who discussed the role of young leadership & education in development.

Thursday 15.04.2021

What is the key to driving engagement, inclusion, and social impact worldwide?

Esther Benjamin believes it starts with the education and leadership of young people. She had spent decades working across the private, government, and social impact sectors, and has learned many lessons along the way.
How can young people begin their journey of leadership? What challenges do they face along the way and how can they surmount them?

In her #KAPTalks, she reflected on her own professional and personal journey, insights and lessons learned, and how education and leadership by young people remains key to driving engagement, inclusion and social impact worldwide.

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Esther Benjamin is the CEO and Executive Director of World Education Services. She has been a global executive in the private, government, and social impact sectors for over 25 years. She has led business partnerships, as well as education, engagement, health, and economic development programs in over 100 countries. Esther is the former CEOVC of Monash South Africa. Prior to role in higher education Esther was an advisor to both Presidents Clinton and Obama. Esther also has experience as Associate Director of Global Operations of the US Peace Corps.

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