Service and Employment
Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI)
"Established in 2014, the Mandela Washington Fellowship is the flagship program of the U.S. Department of State's Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI). More than 700 innovators and leaders from sub-Saharan Africa are selected each summer to participate in academic and leadership training at U.S. colleges and universities." say s the Staley School of Leadership Studies Introduction.
I participated in the initiative as a student coordinator in 2017, 2018 and 2019.
The Africa Center for Strategic Progress
"The Africa Center for Strategic Progress is the first policy think tank to adopt a genuinely African-solution centered and data-driven approach to African foreign and regional policy research analysis" introduced by the center itself.
I worked during the summer 2020 as a research analyst.