Noëlla Coursaris Musunka

November 21, 2020 Brad Peebler

Noëlla Coursaris Musunka


Noëlla Coursaris Musunka is the founder of Malaika, a nonprofit that impacts thousands of lives in the Democratic Republic of the Congo through enhanced access to education and health programs. She is also an international model and philanthropist of Congolese/Cypriot heritage, an Ambassador for The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis & Malaria, and a voice for the power of girls’ education worldwide. Noëlla has shared her insight at a number of world-class forums, spanning the World Economic Forum in Davos to the university halls of Cambridge, Oxford, Harvard and MIT and the offices of UNICEF. In 2017, she was named one of the BBC’s 100 Most Influential & Inspirational Women of the Year, and she recently received an award from the House of Mandela at the Nelson Mandela centenary celebration.