Council on the Radio – Sarah Hesterman (6/28/2017)

Sarah Hesterman is an eighteen-year-old advocate for gender equality and sustainable development. Hesterman has spread awareness for girls’ and women’s issues with the UNDP, UN Women, UNICEF, UNFPA, the Malala Fund, and other global organizations. She has also advocated for the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals on Capitol Hill, at the headquarters of the United Nations, and at the White House. Hesterman served as a Teen Advisor for the United Nations Foundation’s Girl Up campaign from 2015 to 2016, and she is currently a delegate at the United Nations Youth Assembly.