Global Youth Leaders Network


Name: Hon. Edlyn Cris Villa

Country : Philippines

Position: Country Coordinator Philippines 

Hon. Edlyn Cris Villa  is currently enrolled at Sultan Kudarat State University ACCESS Campus, taking Bachelor of Physical Education. He is also a member of their schools’ Peer Helpers Group who actively help and assist students. He is a student leader who advocates youth empowerment, because he believed that when youth is empowered, it will create healthy and higher qualities of life for underprivileged or at-risk youth. Since he is a future educator, he plans to use this platform to educate and influence his colleagues to develop a character of which contributes in the community and in the society as a whole. He is also active in promoting the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

Name : Hon. Ebrima M. Touray

Country: The Gambia

Position: Country Coordinator for The Gambia 

Ebrima M. Touray is a student of ICT at the Wise Owl College . Ebima is the Public Relations officer of Victory Foundation from 2018 to present, he is currently a mentee of Coaches of Influence Foundation (COIF), and has won several awards in his school among those is the award of the must outstanding poet for the academic year 2018/2019.

He started working in the social field (volunteerism) in his junior school and also started poetry at a young age.  As a volunteer at victory foundation, Ebrima is the public relations officer and performs roles such as media personnel, photographer, negotiator, fixing appointments, scheduling meetings and making follow-up calls.  He has attended many national and international conferences such as Africa Youth Commission (AYC) and E.P.I.C by coaches of influence foundation in early 2019.

Ebrima is the founder and CEO of EB Ventures also the country coordinator for Global Youth Leaders Network (GYLeN) head office in South Africa.

Ebrima`s must important accomplishment is being lucky to be part of the participants to participate in the mentorship program of Coaches of Influence Foundation 2019.