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Rassidatou Konate
Education
University of California, Berkeley
Ventures
SVC Selected
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Bio

A native of Burkina Faso, Rassidatou Konate attended the African Leadership Academy (ALA), a pan-African entrepreneurial and leadership institution based in South Africa. Upon graduation from ALA in 2015, she joined the University of California, Berkeley as a MasterCard Foundation Scholar where she is now a rising sophomore studying Public Health. Rassidatou is passionate about health, entrepreneurship and arts. She is on a mission to make youth entrepreneurship the heart of community development and to improve Maternal and Child Health through merging arts, entrepreneurship and health in Burkina Faso and beyond.