President Barack Obama’s Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) hosted its inaugural regional Conference for the Mandela Washington Fellows in Johannesburg. But how well are these platforms helping to groom the next generation of business leaders in Africa? For this discussion CNBC Africa is joined by Joyce Warner, Senior Vice President at IREX and Irene Chikumbo, Co-founder, Hypercube Technology hub.
Related work from The African Leadership and Progress Network (ALPN):
- “Making Leaders.” ALPN Founder/Director’s Letter to the Editor in The Economist
- The African Leadership Capacity Development Project: Developing Visionary and Transformational Leaderships for Faster African Progress
- Leadership and Governance Capacity Building in African Countries
- The Mo Ibrahim African Governance Index and Leadership Prize Revisited