Transformational Leadership Program - Scholarships and Partnerships

Besnik Leka

Certificate in Gender Studies at Dartmouth College

Mr. Leka completed his certificate in gender studies at Dartmouth College.

Mr. Leka has worked in social development for the past 11 years and has a particular passion for gender equality. He has run many workshops with students to challenge traditional gender roles as project coordinator for CARE international, especially among young men, and oversaw the implementation of the successful Young Man Initiative activities and campaign.

Mr. Leka believes that his education will help him to further develop his professional capacities, which would benefit his work with youth and conception of gender and sexuality. In the future Mr. Leka hopes to share his knowledge as a professor. 

Read more about Besnik's experience at Dartmouth here.