Just recently named one of the top 200 South Africans by Mail & Guardian, Pearl Pillay is a ‪YALI 2015‬ Fellow who is confident that youth play a determining role in the future of the African continent. Through her NGO, Youth Lab ZA, Pearl is working to bridge gaps between youth and policymakers. “People always say youth are the leaders of tomorrow, but I think youth are the leaders of today.”