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Davidetta Cassell

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Leader Davidetta Cassell from 2019 Leaders Africa.

Liberia

Davidetta Togba Cassell is the Co-Founder & Administrative Manager of City Cleaners Liberia, Inc., creating job opportunities by protecting the environment through proper waste management. She is a 2017 Mandela Washington Fellow, a double alumnus of Plan International Ethical Leadership & Business Plan Development and Training of Trainers Program. She is also a 2015 Global Courage Award recipient from the Women Have Wings Fund and the Executive Director of GEM Liberia, where she was involved in empowering over 400 women and girls to get involved in vocational education.

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