News From ALA


Pictured: Michelle Obama and her daughters read to children at an ALA Community Service Project

ALA's students, alumni and staff are involved in many exciting endeavours with a multitude of partners, visitors and guests. Below are those accounts. Also, students write about their experiences here. ALA in the world media is covered here.

ALA WELCOMES 98 NEW YOUNG LEADERS

African Leadership Academy officially welcomed a new batch of 98 young leaders from across the continent into the Class of 2013 on Saturday September 14, 2013.

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ALA ANNOUNCES INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DAY ESSAY COMPETITION

African Leadership Academy is very delighted to join the United Nations in recognizing the immense potential and celebrating the extraordinary achievements of young...Read More

US President Barack Obama recognizes ALA Founder and CEO, Fred Swaniker

The President of the United States of America, Barack Obama, commended Fred Swaniker, the CEO and founder of African Leadership Academy, for his critical role in...Read More

ALA Graduates its Fourth Cohort of Students

On the afternoon of Friday, June 21st, seventy-eight students graduated from the African Leadership Academy.

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ALA HOSTS INAUGURAL HUMANITIES RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM

The Humanities Research Symposium is a showcase for presenting the final research projects of all students who have taken the ALA Humanities Research course as an...Read More

ALA Hosts 4th Annual Scientific Research Symposium

Annual showcase for presenting the final research projects of all students who have taken the ALA Scientific Research course.

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ALA HOSTS 2013 WINCHESTER INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM

ALA hosted the 2013 ALA-Winchester International Symposium (ALAWIS) from  17 March to 22 March 2013.

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ALA STUDENTS SPEAK AT THE ECONOMIST SUMMIT

Africa Unchained: The Next Generation.

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MUN team attends Harvard MUN Conference

ALA Model UN team attends Historic 60th Harvard MUN conference

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