Youth Journalism International is
proud to share the news that YJI Senior Reporter Bwette Daniels Gilbert of
Kampala, Uganda is one of 21 newly selected 2012 Emerging Futures Youth Ambassadors
in the Universal Peace Wheel Celebration.
They’ll study the work of Nobel
Peace Laureates and issues related to peace, violence, social justice and
oppression, according to the Universal Peace Wheel organization. Ambassadors will work to raise money to attend the Rio+20 United Nations Sustainability conference in Brazil in June as well as plan events in their own communities.
We know Bwette to be an honest, hardworking young man who is doing all he can to make his country and the world a better place. We wish him great success in this latest adventure.