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Becky Larson hosts Mandela Washington Fellow from Rwanda

This Voice of America video profiles the work of Jean Bosco Nzeyimana from Rwanda, one of the youngest recipients of the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders, who interned at UW-Madison in summer 2015 and worked with biological systems engineering assistant professor Becky Larson on biogas research. Larson (who shows up in the video at ~3:00) has an ongoing project working on anaerobic digester systems in neighboring Uganda and was excited to have the opportunity to collaborate with Nzeyimana.

The Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders is the flagship fellowship program of President Barack Obama’s Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI).

The video is posted online here.