Ghislaine is 23 years old and lives with and cares for her young daughter and her little brother. She has been living in Gado for one year and seven months. In Bangui, before the conflict, she was just beginning her last year of technical high school. In Gado, she has worked for CARE and Plan International, visiting homes to raise awareness among parents of the importance of education. What Ghislaine was most excited to tell us about was her love of sports. She previously practiced karate and formed a women’s soccer team. She is passionate about children and has organized games with girls living in the local host community.

Ghilslaine caught iACT’s attention with her soccer skills, but it was her natural leadership qualities and focus that made her stand out during as the right choice for a RUSA coach. Ghilslaine dynamic young woman who can help mobilize others in her community.