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Kehkashan Basu


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Kehkashan Basu is the founder and president of the Green Hope Foundation, a global social innovation enterprise. Named to the Forbes "30 under 30" list in 2021, Kehkashan is a UN Human Rights Champion, a National Geographic Young Explorer, and the youngest Board of Trustees member at the Parliament of the World’s Religions. She received the International Children’s Peace Prize in 2016.