• +233 (0)54 677 7625
  • DONATE  


The American Express Leadership Academy Emerging Innovators Bootcamps gather 100 changemakers around the globe who are positively transforming communities and revolutionizing healthcare, education, food security and more. Over the course of 2-3 days of intensive training, social entrepreneurs and changemakers benefit from expert guidance, peer support and a safe space to reflect on inner growth and wellbeing.

YouthConnekt Summit

Held from the 19 - 21 July 2017, the YouthConnekt Summit will focus on establishing the three drivers that will guide us to our goals. Namely policy, progams & partnerships. Hosted by H.E. President Paul Kagame, President of the Republic of Rwanda, the inaugural Youth Connekt Africa summit will bring together goverment officials & special guests that include Jack Ma, Founder and Executive Chairman of Alibaba Group, Dr. Mukhisa Kituyi, Secretary General of UNCTAD and Abdoulaye Mar Dieye, UNDP Assistant Administrator and Director of the Regional Bureau for Africa.

The KUMVANA Program - 2018 Application

The Kumvana program consists of an 8-week online learning course (approximately 3 hours per week), an African retreat, and a 1-month intensive Canadian experience. Participants will have the opportunity for an immersive cultural experience, and spend time living with Canadian host families.

LEADERSHIP PROGRAM: 2016 Atlantic Dialogues Emerging Leaders Program

Application is opened for the fifth edition of the Atlantic Dialogues Emerging Leaders Program taking place on December 12-16, 2016, in Marrakesh, Morocco. The program seeks to bring together rising leaders between 23 to 35 years, in different sectors, who have displayed leadership capabilities, but who also have a strong sense of commitment to social and economic issues facing their communities in particular and the world in general.


The YALI Regional Leadership Center East Africa is looking for young men and women between the ages of 18 and 35 from Burundi, Central African Republic, Congo, DRC, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, and Uganda who are ready to embrace leadership and work hard to transform their countries.