Fullname: Edith Nafula Wanyonyi
Category: Best SDG 3 advocate of the year
Nominee's Bio: Edith Wanyonyi is a Kenyan youth. A passionate humanitarian and mental health advocate. She is a Global Goodwill Ambassador and Advocacy manager for Global Youth Mental Health Awareness, Australia (GYMHA) as well as the Ambassador. She has been on the forefront advocating for mental health in her community as well as on her social media platforms using the hashtag mindwellnesswithedith. She has a YouTube channel where she creates awareness about mental health and hosts speakers across Africa on matters concerning mental health. She has been featured on different platforms in Africa and globally all for humanitarian work and advocating for mental health. Apart from her passion and enthusiasm she has a solid educational background in Community Development and Counseling Psychology which influences her work. She believes in human dignity, social justice, inclusion and mental health for everyone!