In a groundbreaking move for women’s leadership, Haja Isatu Bah, the esteemed founder of Uman4Uman, has proudly announced her participation in the prestigious VVVisionaries program.
The program, a collaboration between VitalVoices and the EsteeLauderEmergingLeaders Fund, is set to unite exceptional women leaders from across the world over an enriching seven-week period.
Haja Isatu Bah, a trailblazing visionary in her own right, has taken the global stage with her dedication to addressing critical issues surrounding period poverty and menstrual product waste.
As the founder of Uman4Uman, a pioneering social enterprise, Bah has been unwavering in her commitment to providing reusable menstrual pads and invaluable menstrual health education to young girls and women. With a remarkable track record, Uman4Uman has already impacted the lives of over 5500 girls and women in Sierra Leone, Bah’s home country.
Bah’s dedication to fostering positive change doesn’t stop there. She is currently spearheading the development of a comprehensive menstrual health management guide, a testament to her ongoing efforts to drive sustainable solutions and empower women worldwide.
Armed with a bachelor’s degree in environmental studies from Skidmore College, Haja Isatu Bah embodies the spirit of a true visionary. Her accomplishments extend beyond her transformative work with Uman4Uman – Bah has graced the TEDx stage twice, captivating audiences with her insights on education for climate action and the harmonious blend of a passion for learning and an entrepreneurial drive.
Deeply impassioned by issues affecting women and the environment, Bah’s mission is clear: to leverage her environmental education as a catalyst for empowering women and crafting innovative solutions to address global challenges faced by girls and women.
VitalVoices, a champion of women’s leadership and empowerment, is thrilled to introduce Haja Isatu Bah as a distinguished member of the fourth cohort of the VVVisionaries program, proudly partnering with the EsteeLauderEmergingLeaders Fund. Together, they are committed to amplifying the voices of women who are reshaping the landscape of leadership through their bold actions.
As Bah joins forces with the VVVisionaries program, the world eagerly anticipates the remarkable collaborations and transformative endeavors that are sure to emerge from this exceptional partnership. With visionary leaders like Haja Isatu Bah at the helm, the future of women’s leadership shines brighter than ever before.