"Behind the cloud the sun is still shining". Abraham Lincoln

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Location Freetown, Sierra Leone
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Introduction Andrew Benson Greene has been a well-known speaker at several world class events such as the Cable and wireless Childnet Awards ceremony at the Science Museum in London 2003, World Summit on Information Society in Geneva 2003, The Hague International Model United Nations conference Netherlands 2004, International Coorporation days hosted by CIDA in Ottawa 2004, The Building a Culture of Peace and Non-Violence for the Children of the World in Washington DC, 2005, African Now Untold Stories Conference 2005, The 1st World Ethics Forum for leadership and Integrity at Keble College, oxford University England 2006, and the Lecture series Children of the Crossfire, Kenyon College Ohio 2007. He has 10+ years experience in the non-profit sector, youth and children in wars as well as the issue of child soldiers. He has helped extensively in national and international research for ICT's for human rights of children used in armed conflict. In 2004, he was selected as one of Sauvé 'Dynamic Dozens' receiving the prestigious Sauvé Scholars awards of CAN $30,000 for a year of research and studies at McGill in Montreal.
Interests Human Rights, including children and women's rights, Information communication Technology, Development and innovation, entrepreneuralship, reading and creative writing. he was contracted twice by the World Bank in DC to produce short video documentaries for the World Development Report 2007, forcusing on Youth Unemployment in Sierra Leone
Favorite Movies Andrew is a true trailblazer. It’s not just that Andrew Greene is “moldbreaking.” What’s most important is that he is a powerful model for other young African leaders. He holds a BA in English Civil Law and International Relations and is currently a double Masters Candidate for an MA Program in Coexistence and Conflict.
Favorite Books The Prophet - Khalil Gibran, The Rivals - Sheridan, The God of Small things