The Women of TIME's Next Generation of Leaders

Though there are plenty of lists ranking individuals by how much money they make or what their IQ is, there are few lists that are quite as eye opening as the one recently published by TIME — the Next Generation Leaders of 2016.

This list, comprised of a variety of inspiring young leaders, includes young men and women from both different countries and passions.

From actresses and playwrights to activists and athletes, this is a list you will not want to gloss over. Click through the slideshow above of women on the list and watch the video below to let them inspire you.

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