• Welcoming the Next Class of Young Leaders

    In September we welcome a new class of diverse, young leaders from all over Africa – the Class of 2016! Applications for the Class of 2017 are available.


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  • A Successful Summer Season

    GSP is a 3 week leadership development camp for teenagers from all over the world. This year, we hosted multiple sessions that took place from June – August. It has been a wonderful season – one that our global scholars thoroughly enjoyed.

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  • Meet the Dean

    African Leadership Academy has recently appointed a new dean. Mr Hatim Eltayeb was among the first faculty members of the Academy. In 2011, he was named ALA “Teacher of the Year”. He returns to ALA in his new role as Dean of the Academy.

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ALA students comprise the most outstanding young leaders from across Africa with the potential to drive transformative change on the Continent.

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ALA continuously engages with and supports its students in their transition to university, as they start careers, launch ventures, and pursue their goals beyond the Academy walls.

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Parents of ALA’s young leaders stay connected to Academy by attending its events on campus and across the Continent and receiving regular updates of their children’s progress.

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