YALI Regional Leadership Center West Africa

YALI RLC West Africa Emerging Leaders Program 2020

The Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) was launched by the United States government as a signature effort to invest in the next generation of African leaders. The need to invest in grooming strong, results-oriented leaders comes out of the statistics: nearly 1 in 3 Africans are between the ages of 10 and 24, and approximately…

Apply: Mandela Washington Fellowship For Young African Leaders 2020 (Fully Funded To The United States)

The Mandela Washington Fellowship will bring up to 700 young leaders to the United States in the summer of 2020 for a comprehensive executive-style program that is designed to build skills and empower Fellows to lead in their respective sectors and communities. This is an unparalleled opportunity to… Participate in a six-week Leadership Institute at a U.S. college or…

YALI Regional Leadership Center West Africa

YALI RLC West Africa Emerging Leaders Program 2019 (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) was launched by the United States government as a signature effort to invest in the next generation of African leaders. The need to invest in grooming strong, results-oriented leaders comes out of the statistics: nearly 1 in 3 Africans are between the ages of 10 and 24, and approximately…

Young Africa Leadership Initiative Mandela Washington Fellowship

Apply For 2019 Mandela Washington Fellowship (Fully Funded To The United States) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders, begun in 2014, is the flagship program of the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) that empowers young people through academic coursework, leadership training, and networking. In 2019, the Fellowship will provide 700 outstanding young leaders from Sub-Saharan Africa with the opportunity to hone their skills at a…

YALI Network

YALI Network Kenya Educate To Stop Fake News | Diplomacy Opportunities

The spread of Fake News has greatly polluted the internet society. The far reaching consequences of this were experienced during the Kenya 2017 election Period and even the US 2016 elections where voters were exposed to fake news causing disinformation  and manipulation. For this reason the YALI Network campaign to stop fake News called Checks…

YALI Regional Leadership Center West Africa

YALI RLC West Africa Emerging Leaders Program | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) was launched by the United States government as a signature effort to invest in the next generation of African leaders. The need to invest in grooming strong, results-oriented leaders comes out of the statistics: nearly 1 in 3 Africans are between the ages of 10 and 24, and approximately…

YALI Mandela Washington Fellowship 2017

Mandela Washington Fellowship (YALI 2018) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Mandela Washington Fellowship is conducted as a merit-based open competition. After the deadline, all eligible applications will be reviewed by a selection panel. Chosen semifinalists will be interviewed by the U.S. embassies or consulates in their home countries. If selected for an interview, applicants must provide a copy of their passport (if available) or…

yali regional leadership centre southern africa

YALI Regional Fellowship Southern Africa (Fully Funded)| Diplomacy Opportunities

The Regional Leadership Center Southern Africa (RLC SA) will develop the young African leaders in Business and Entrepreneurship Development; Civic Leadership; and Public Management and Governance through a hybrid of innovative and complimentary approaches that include contact sessions; online mentoring; online self-paced tuition; industry placements and experiential learning. The centre will have year-long access to…

“CAMPAIGN AGAINST TEENAGE PREGNANCY” by Benedicta Chukwuyem Uweru

Development Ambassadors: Benedicta Chukwuyem Uweru | Diplomacy Opportunities

Meet Benedicta Chukwuyem Uweru from Nigeria. Benedicta joined YALI network and commenced a course on understanding the rights of women and girls, where she started a movement against teenage pregnancy. In her words “ the course on understanding the rights of women and girls made me realize the role of every single individual in educating…

YALI Mandela Washington Fellowship 2017

APPLY: United States YALI Mandela Washington Fellowship 2016 (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Mandela Washington Fellowship is conducted as a merit-based open competition. The Fellowship will provide up to 1,000 outstanding young leaders from Sub-Saharan Africa with the opportunity to hone their skills at a U.S. college or university with support for professional development after they return home. Who is eligible to apply? Applicants will not be…