Originally from Mauritania, West Africa, I earned a licence (equivalent to a bachelor's degree in the French education system) in Private Law from the University of Nouakchott. Apart from my academic achievement, what I can say about myself is that I am both an introvert and extrovert, which I attribute to my extensive travel experience. When arriving in a new place, I am at first disoriented and introverted, but when I finally become comfortable in a new setting, I become confident and extroverted.
In terms of what I hope to accomplish through the Arizona MDP, I can think of countless problems that I would love to solve. Admittedly, I have this very simple and utopian vision of the world that we can change it and make it a better place. Perhaps it is a delusional idea to some, but I believe that if I can help one person, then I have made a worthwhile contribution.
A couple of years ago, a fellow African young leader from Senegal told us a story that supports my vision of changing the world: