Emily Schepers is a summer intern for Youth LEAD from Toronto, Canada. She is a Master of Global Affairs student from the Munk School of Global Affairs at the University of Toronto. She previously completed her undergraduate degree in sociology and criminology from the University of Western Ontario. Her research interests include global health, gender equality, and humanitarian rights. She is pleased to be a part of the Youth LEAD team, and to work on this important global health issue. Upon graduation, she hopes to continue to work with NGOs on related issues.