Naomi Kodama

Since age 8, Naomi S. Kodama, (now 17), has worked with the United Nations Foundation’s malaria eradication campaign, “Nothing But Nets.” Recognized by the United Nations Foundation as the 25th Champion of Nothing But Nets in 2011, (in 7th grade), Naomi has continued to work on different campaigns alongside Nothing But Nets, and has traveled to Mali, Botswana, Zimbabwe, and South Africa to deliver malaria bed nets, books, and stuffed animals to various orphanages and childcare centers. When she is at home attending school, Naomi puts forth an effort to create awareness about malaria, and works to involve her peers. However, spreading the “buzz” does not end within the limits of the classroom. When she was 13, Naomi was invited to speak at a high school in Mainz, Germany, and when she was 14, she was invited to speak at the United Nations Foundation Headquarters as a part of the United Nations Youth Ambassadors program, and has spoken as a part of that program in other years at the United Nations Headquarters and UNICEF Headquarters. She also spoke about malaria on behalf of Nothing But Nets at the Social Good Summit in New York in 2013: an event with over 2 million twitter followings that was broadcasted live to over 100 countries in 7 different languages. Founding member of United Nations – Nothing But Nets Champions Council, Naomi was recently recognized this September 2015, as Outstanding Student Leader by the St. Louis County, MO, USA.


Mahamadou Tari

2015-10-14 04:05

COURAGR NAOMI!!!,We all support!

barro aboubakari

2015-10-14 03:59

Courage Naomi pour tous tes efforts nobles dans la lutte contre cette maladie...Bonne chance Aboubakari BARRO , PN 2015 JCI Burkina Faso Depuis le pays des hommes intègres!

Abdoul Aziz Issoufou Tiémogo

2015-10-14 03:57

Good luck to you, Naomi, A. Aziz 2015 JCI Maguina President from Niger!


2015-10-14 03:56

Bonne continuation et Félicitations pour la suite Nina depuis la Côte d'Ivoire...


2015-10-14 03:14

Bon courage et bonne chance pour cette noble action. Hadiza du Niger

Djibrilla Maïga Ali Zourkaleini

2015-10-14 02:39

Bon courage Naomi pour tous tes efforts nobles dans la lutte contre cette maladie...Bonne chance Ali from Niger

wulan daru

2015-10-13 23:14

Goodluck Naomi... God Bless You... send my best regards to Mr Edson

M Adib Fikri

2015-10-13 23:13

Goodjobs Naomi.. Keep Spirit

David Gbedemah

2015-10-13 22:03

From Paris ! We know and admire the decidation of Naomi to this challenge. Thanks for your great job and congratulations ! Go Ahead. David GBEDEMAH, France

irfan aulia

2015-10-13 20:38

Great naomi Success for you Big support from jci depok indonesia

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