Christy Zakarias

Christy Zakarias in 2015.

Christy Zakarias (born 19 July 1998; 21 years old), also known as Christy Zee, is an Indonesian humanitarian public figure from Bekasi, Indonesia. She was the first Indonesian to receive the International Diana Memorial Award in 2013.[1] Zakarias was awarded by former British Prime Minister David Cameron and British diplomat Mark Canning for co-founding and leading Riveria, a charity that teaches underprivileged Indonesian children English, when she was an eighth grader.[2] She has since then appeared on various media, schools, and universities as a guest speaker and motivator.[3][4][5][6][7]

Zakarias graduated from high school as a valedictorian from Sinarmas World Academy (SWA) in May 2015. She then received a BSc with honours in Neuroscience from University College London (UCL) in September 2018.[8][9][10] Also a budding music producer, Zakarias has worked with artists such as Dua Lipa, Conor Maynard, and Cheat Codes in the past under the pen name "Zee" as a ghostwriter/songwriter for Universal Music Group Global.[11]

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  • "More" by The Citrus Clouds


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  10. ^ "Neuroscience". Retrieved 2018-10-31.
  11. ^ "Christy "Zee" Zakarias". Genius. Retrieved 2017-08-15.
  12. ^ "Christy "Zee" Zakarias". Genius. Retrieved 2018-01-30.