Kaoma, Brighton

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Brighton Kaoma is a youth activist and social entrepreneur. At the age of 14, as a radio broadcaster, Kaoma started informing people about the environment and climate crisis. Soon after he served as the UNICEF Child Climate Ambassador. He co-founded the Agents of Change Foundation whose goal is to empower the voices of young people across Zambia. After earning his Master’s degree in Public Administration with Environmental Science and Policy at the Colombia University, he worked as Technical & Research Consultant at World Wildlife Fund in New York. He joins SDSN Youth to become the Network’s Global Director in June 2021.

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