(316201) Malala = 2010 ML48 Malala Yousafzai (b. 1997) is a Pakistani human rights activist who advocates for the rights of women and girls and worldwide access to education. She survived an assassination attempt in 2012 and continued her activism. She won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2014.
A complete set of naming citations of the numbered minor planets is available in the Dictionary of Minor Planet Names, edited by Lutz Schmadel.