Susannah Farr

Role
TEDxCapeTownED - Speakers
Susannah is the Founder and Leader of GOLD Peer Education Development Agency (GOLD).GOLD is playing a pivotal role in building social capital in communities, in supporting education in difficult circumstances, and in developing a generation of young emerging leaders with tangible skills and character to contribute to positive changes in their schools and communities.Susannah holds an Mphil focussing on Youth Peer Education within the context of the school system. Susannah is a great believer in the methodology of youth peer education which harnesses the influence that young leaders have with their peers to bring about long term and sustainable change. She has been involved in youth peer education for the past 12 years and is deeply committed to the youth of Southern Africa. Susannah believes that through the inspired ideas of ordinary people TEDxCapeTownEd will spark a revolution, towards bringing about a transformed education system.