January 2018 'I cry all the time'

Mariéme Jamme's overwhelming work

UBS Global Visionary Mariéme Jamme has been telling us about her emotional work with iamtheCODE, which teaches girls from marginalized communities computer coding skills.

We caught up with her recently in Zurich and she described feeling overwhelmed as she met girls in China and could identify with them being isolated and neglected.

Mariéme was motivated to set up iamtheCODE by her own experience of being trafficked into prostitution as a teenager in Senegal.


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