Ziauddin Yousafzai
Co-Founder, Malala Fund
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Ziauddin Yousafzai is an educator, human rights campaigner and social activist. He hails from Pakistani’s Swat Valley where, at great personal risk, he peacefully resisted the Taliban’s efforts to prohibit girls from going to school. He also inspired his daughter, Malala Yousafzai, to speak out for girls’ education and equality.

Ziauddin is the co-founder of Malala Fund and the United Nations Special Advisor on Global Education.

Ziauddin currently resides in Birmingham, UK.

Official Site: Malala Fund
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