Attend the YALI10 Summit!

Ten Plus Ten: YALI and the United States Look Back, and Ahead, Together

Event Dates: May 24-28, 2021

Mandela Washington Fellowship Alumni are cordially invited to the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) 10th Anniversary Virtual Summit, “Ten Plus Ten: YALI and United States Look Back, and Ahead, Together” to be hosted in collaboration with the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. This event will take place virtually from May 24-28, 2021.

Join thousands of participants from across Africa and the United States as we celebrate this incredible tenth anniversary milestone of YALI, the U.S. government’s signature effort to invest in the next generation of young African leaders. The YALI 10 Summit will:

  • Celebrate YALI’s impact;
  • Provide 5 days to connect with notable speakers and Alumni through policy discussions, professional development workshops, entertainment, and networking opportunities;
  • A virtual expo; and
  • Offer an opportunity to envision the next decade of YALI.

Be a part of history! Register now and join us as we Celebrate, Connect, and Envision the next decade of YALI!

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This event is open by invitation to YALI Mandela Washington Fellowship and Regional Leadership Center alumni, selected YALI Network members, U.S. Government officials, YALI partners, invited speakers, members of the press, and Expo partners. Space is limited.