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A Journey of Empowerment Through Agriculture

For Future Leaders
Nancy Musa vividly remembers the challenges she faced growing up – the constant struggle for food, days without a decent meal, and the early responsibility of becoming a vegetable...


Empowering Young Innovators Toward Sustainable Climate Solutions

At AL for Infrastructure, we believe in harnessing the potential of young leaders to drive impactful change in Africa's infrastructure landscape. Our Design and Innovation Challenges (DIC), conducted in...


University Partner Spotlight: The University of Pretoria

My name is Lennox Wasara, a Mastercard Foundation Alumni from the University of Pretoria (UP), where I completed my Masters in Entrepreneurship. I gained valuable experience supporting entrepreneurship development...


Strengthening Career Services: ACN’s Upskilling Event for Eastern African University Partners in Rwanda 

In 2023, the Africa Careers Network (ACN) partnered with three new university partners in Rwanda, Kenya, and Uganda to enhance career services and support for their scholars. Understanding these...


Highlights from the South African Ideas Festival

This February saw the commencement of the 2024 South African Ideas Festival hosted at African Leadership Academy (ALA). This is a student-led initiative organized by the Bezos Scholars in...


Announcing AL for Infrastructure’s Technology for Infrastructure Hackathon 

AL for Infrastructure is excited to announce a new partnership with Hindsight Ventures and for the second edition of the AL for Infrastructure Hackathon to create Technology Solutions to...


A Systematic Review of Economic Evaluations of Cervical Cancer Screening Methods

This paper, “A Systematic Review of Economic Evaluations of Cervical Cancer Screening Methods,” was accepted for an oral poster presentation at the ISPOR Conference 2023, which I attended in...


All Roads Lead to Poland: ALA Students Taking on an Energy Transition Challenge

Samantha Magowo (Republic of Zimbabwe) has a deep passion for science. Her enthusiasm for research and dedication to biotechnology make her a promising scientist. She is driven by her...