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Sylvie Loucard
19 years

Sylvie grew up in Kolda in southern Senegal. Since she was a little girl she has fought for girls’ rights, against female genital mutilation. She denounced her grandmother who took part of it. She prevented the marriage of her cousin at the age of 13 and goes frequently from village to village for sex education. Besides, she hosted a radio show for teens. She is studying law in Dakar.