Many people work together to create sustainable development projects – for more education and less poverty.


International Advisory Board:

Prof. Federico Mayor (Madrid, Spain) – President
Prof. Federica Mayor, President Fundación Cultura de Paz, General Director UNESCO a.D. Read more.


Avi Primor (Tel-Aviv, Israel) 
Avi Primor, Israeli Ambassador a.D., Chairman Trilateral Center for European Studies (Jordan, Israel, Palestine), Read more.


Samih SawirisSamih Sawiris (Cairo, Egypt)
Chairman of the Board and CEO of Orascom Development Holding AG, Sawiris Foundation for Social Development. Read more.


James Tooley

Prof. James Tooley (Newcastle, UK)
Professor Educational Policy Newcastle University, Private Education for the Poor, Chairman Educational Enterprises (Africa, India). Read more.

Hon. Aïcha Bah Diallo1Hon. Aïcha Bah Diallo
Chairwoman Trust Africa and Minister of Education a.D.
Assistant GD Education UNESCO a.D. (ADG/ED/UNESCO).


Michael-HopkinsDr. Michael Hopkins (Geneva, Switzerland)
CEO of MHCi, CSR & Sustainability Researcher & Advisory Function, Founder of CSR International Club. Read more.


Abderrazak Louati (Tunisia)
Strategy Advisor Financial Institutions MENA & Sub Sahara Africa.




Our Foundation Staff

Claudia J. Jerger
Corporate Operations


Lamine Ndong
Operative Manager
Project Coordination
Christina Uhr
The YOU Foundation – Education for Children in Need, an initiative of UNESCO Special Envoy Dr. h.c. Ute-Henriette Ohoven, is committed to education for the poorest of the poor worldwide.



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