A YGL Initiative: Deworm the World - Annual Meeting 2012

The Deworm the World initiative of the World Economic Forum's Young Global Leaders improves the health and education of school-age children across the globe by supporting governments and development partners to expand school-based deworming programs. Building on its success in Kenya and India, plans will be presented to expand the initiative to other countries.


  • Jamie Cooper-Hohn, President and Chief Executive Officer, The Children's Investment Fund Foundation, United Kingdom
  • John Dutton, Deputy Head, Forum of Young Global Leaders, World Economic Forum, Switzerland
  • Raila Amolo Odinga, Prime Minister of Kenya
  • Sriram Raghavan, Chief Executive Officer, InKlude Labs, India; Young Global Leader
  • Rajiv J. Shah, Administrator, US Agency for International Development (USAID), USA; Young Global Leader 

Moderated by

  • Kai Bucher, Associate Director, Media, World Economic Forum USA