Haroon Yasin is an activist and social entrepreneur. A current Acumen Fellow, he began his career by establishing a free school for slum children in Islamabad. With Orenda Welfare Trust, he uses digital learning to reach children from marginalized communities. In 2018, Malala Fund selected Haroon as a Gulmakai Champion. Girls in Punjab often drop out after primary school and don’t return. Thanks to technology developed by Haroon with his Gulmakai Network grant, girls can catch up on missed lessons at home and continue their education without falling behind.
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