Leadership for Africa

16 March 2017


In 2016 and 2017 CAMPUS UNESCO in cooperation with NGO Give1Project was pleased to welcome 150 young African leaders. This CAMPUS has offered a diverse and dynamic group of speakers and panelists provided in-depth insight on African leadership and the empowerment of women and youth through social, economic and political inclusion.

SPEAKERS: Women leading change

  • Victoria Dellinger – UNESCO Public Relations and Partnerships Officer
  • Darine BenAmara –  Gender Equality Specialist, Founder EasyPoli Consulting
  • Amy Fall Sarr – Founder/CEO Intelligence Magazine, Senegal
  • Rania Belkahia –  Founder/CEO Afrimarket, Maroc
  • Nicole McLaren Campbell –  Founder/CEO AIM Educational, Jamaica
  • Françoise Remarck-Le Guennou – Vice-President Institutional Relations and Communication, CFAO Group, France
  • Danielle Sassou Nguesso –  Founder/CEO Foundation Sounga, Congo Brazaville
  • Ayla Dewi –  Founder Ak Land, Indonesia

SPEAKERS: Transformational leadership in Africa & its impact on development

  • Thione Niang –  Founder/President Give1Project
  • Abdoulaye Ibrahim –  UNESCO representative from Africa Department
  • Riel Miller – UNESCO representative from Social & Human Sciences Sector
  • Karen Andre – White House liaison US Department of Housing and Urban Development
  • Mamadou Toure –  Secretary of State for Youth and Employment, Ivory Coast
  • Pape Ndong –  Minister of Urban Affairs and Mayor of Pikine, Senegal
  • Mehdi Bensaid – Member of the Parliament and Head of the International Commission, Morocco
  • Eddie Mandhry – Director for Africa, Yale University, U.S.A.