|Nigerian grad student Chi Chi Mbachu|
"Because women are most often directed to study education, law or business, they don't understand the implication of environmental pollution," she said. "In this highly populated rural area, we need to create awareness about sustainable solutions to these issues. My main goal is to use my education and position to teach and motivate young women. I want to develop leadership seminars and make women aware of the ways they can empower themselves through engineering education."