Jacque and Bill Clinton at the GTP in Dubai 2015

Jackline Jumbe, Kilifi Kenya

She is the Founder and Executive Director of LIBA.  She is a teacher by professional with additional training in community development.   She holds a Masters Degree in Education and International Development from the Institute of Education (IOE), University of London and a Masters in Project Planning and Management from University of Nairobi. She has 30 years work experience as a teacher and social worker.
She won local and  global awards for her work in education.  These include
1. At the Global Teacher Prize of Varkey Foundation  where she was feted for emerging the top 10 Global nominees being the only African.  This was at the Global Education and Skills Forum (GESF), held in Dubai 2015.

2. The Hero of Kilifi (Shujaa wa Kilifi) award 2015.

Her work has been featured in:
1. Global Teacher Prize of Varkey Foundation: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GoA0ko8unaU(link is external)
2. BBCNews: www.bbc.com/news/world-Africa-34913746:(link is external)http://t.Co/DQRIqmvXgf(link is external)
3. Nation Citizen TV: Strength of a Woman: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=75PelHFCRmk(link is external)
4. BBC Women of Africa Unsung Heros: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7InQHqj5M4A(link is external)
5. African report – Aug-Sept issue 2015 – Top 50 Trail Blazers