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Hasna Kridene

Young laureate Global Potential (2013 – 2014) and student in college

BACKGROUND / Academic and professional background

I am 19 and live in a city near Paris. I study law in university and want to be a lawyer. I like sport and theatre. I am involved in three associations : one that help doing homeworks, one that go meet homeless people and a last that fights prejudices.

ACHIEVEMENT/ What is your project, initiative, start-up, company all about?

Since 2013, I am laureate of Global Potential. This summer, I travelled to Haïti with GP where I stayed 45 days with GP laureates from France, USA and other countries. I had a lot of apprehension, and the first weeks in this village where the living conditions were harsch were not easy. I am very proud of the life experience.

LOCATION/ In which city, country, part of the world do you conduct your activities?

Paris, La Courneuve, other cities in Paris area, some other cities in France, Haiti and other countries.

IMPACT/ What is the positive economic, social, political, environmental…of the activity, project, initiative, start-up, company?

The impact is on the youth, for a positive and inclusive economy.

QUOTE/ A saying, quote or reference phrase that tells something about you

“If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.” ― Martin Luther King