The 2019 Young Leaders Program is now accepting applications! Launched by the French-African Foundation, this programme is meant as a response to the immense global challenges which require a new generation of leaders whose ambition is to become true agents of change.

This year, the selected candidates will participate in two week-long seminars, alternately in France and in Ghana.

CONDITIONS TO APPLY​:

  • Be between 28 and 40 years old as of October 31st, 2019;

  • Have French nationality or the nationality of an African country;

  • Fluency in English is required. Fluency in French or a demonstrated interest to learn French is highly beneficial and will be an advantage in the application process;

  • Demonstrated engagement across public and private sectors, and across geographical borders. The application must also demonstrate applied skills and experiences in any domain (which could include manufacturing and industry, services, public administration, agriculture, health, science, education, tech, culture and art, media, sports, community,…);

  • Demonstrate inclusive leadership, commitment, and a sustained involvement (3 years minimum) that impacts your community, country, or sub region.

  • Display of a privileged professional and / or personal and / or associative relationship with France and Africa (at least two out of these three points). This connection should be a lasting link of 3 years minimum.

MORE INFO AND HOW TO APPLY.