Guided by SDGs 6 (clean water & sanitation);7 (affordable, clean energy) ,9 (industry, innovation & infrastructure) and 11(sustainable cities), our mission is to enhance the participation of young leaders in finding innovative and technology-driven solutions towards sustainable infrastructure that will be resilient, promote inclusivity and minimise the impacts of climate change.
How will we achieve this?
AL for Infrastructure will accelerate the career paths of Young Leaders by connecting them to a variety of internship and job opportunities within the infrastructure sector. Network members will be exposed to opportunities that will introduce technology-savvy and innovative youth to the workforce.
AL for Infrastructure will provide a platform to connect network members, key industry players and professionals in cultivating thought leadership and highlighting sector trends. AL for Infrastructure will champion entrepreneurial ventures that bridge infrastructural gaps and achieve positive impact.
AL for Infrastructure will foster communities of practice where facilitated knowledge transfer and the exchange of ideas will inspire impactful solutions for Africa.
Stories of impact
Meet some of the inspiring network members who are innovating and making headway in the sector
A Vision for Scientific Research
William is an entrepreneur with two TED talks and a movie about his journey about his journey on Netflix.
What's happening in AL for Infrastructure?
Infrastructure across Africa is adapting to the high rates of urbanization in ways that are climate friendly