Mentors

Lord Nuku, Lord of the Realm

HE Ms. Tiffany Babington, New Zealand High Commissioner to Tonga

Mrs. Linda Folaumoetu’i, Attorney General, Tonga

Dr. Netatua Pelesikoti Taufatofua, World Meteorological Organization

Mrs. Lili Kawaguchi, CEO, Kokoscents

Ms. Rita Prema, Managing Director, Adiloa

Mrs. ‘Ofa Guttenbeil-Likiliki, Director, Women and Childrens Crisis Centre

Mr. Tevita Vaha’i, National Reserve Bank of Tonga

Ms. Elizabeth V Kite, Founder & President, Tonga Youth Leaders and Pacific Regional Representative for the Commonwealth Youth Council

Our TYL Ambassadors Programme offers young Tongan leaders between the ages of 15-34 opportunities to develop their leadership, projects or organisation. The annual programme offers a unique package of:

  • Mentorship
  • Tailored support for the individual leaders needs to develop their leadership, project or organisation
  • Access to private networking and talanoa sessions with national and regional leaders
  • Prioritized for opportunites and events TYL are leading and / or a part of

The purpose of this programme is to empower Tonga’s young leaders and to ensure they are receiving the support and guidance they need to continue leading positive and necessary change in their communities.