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A Journey of Empowerment Through Agriculture

Nancy Musa vividly remembers the challenges she faced growing up – the constant struggle for food, days without a decent meal, and the early...


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...


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...


Building Strategies and Strengthening Bonds: Network’s Team Retreat in Johannesburg

Against the backdrop of Johannesburg's bustling energy, the Networks Teams convened its members for a pivotal moment of reflection and strategic planning. This year's...


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

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


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...


Empowering Refugee Communities

In our recently held Refugee Meetup, valuable insights were shared on the challenges faced by refugee scholars and communities. The discussions covered a range...

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Partners List

Our work is made possible by the generous support of hundreds of partners who have invested in our mission to develop the next generation of leaders for Africa. Below are some of ALA’s long-standing and high-impact partners. For a full list of our partners, please see ALA’s Annual Report.

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