September 22, 2014
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Africa-America Institute will host its 30th Annual Awards Gala on Monday, September 22 at the New York Hilton in New York City. The theme of this year’s Awards Gala is “Powering Africa’s Future through Regional and Global Partnerships”.
Held annually during the opening week of the United Nations General Assembly, distinguished U.S. and African leaders and top diplomats will gather for one of the most high profile events celebrating African achievement in New York City.
The AAI’s 30th Annual Awards Gala will honor H.E. President Alassane Ouattara, President of the Republic of Cote d’Ivoire; Vivienne Yeda Apopo, Director-General of the East African Development Bank; Professor Thandika Mkandawire, Chair of African Development at the London School of Economics; and General Electric.
Legendary singer Yvonne Chaka Chaka will perform a musical tribute to 20 Years of South African Democracy.
For more information visit the AAI 30th Annual Awards Gala Page