Tade Akin Aina, Program Director, Higher Education and Libraries in Africa at Carnegie Corporation of New York, speaks with Amini Kajunju, AAI President & CEO, at a Fireside Chat during AAI’s State of Education in Africa (SOE) conference at the Ford Foundation.
A panel of experts discussed the topic, “Vocational and Technical Education Programs As a Pathway to Success” at AAI’s State of Education in Africa (SOE) conference at the Ford Foundation.
A panel of experts speak on the topic, “Creating a 21st Century Educational Experience in Africa: Looking beyond enrollment numbers to coursework and methodologies to find solutions for today’s educators” at AAI’s State of Education in Africa (SOE) conference at the Ford Foundation.
Patrick G. Awuah Jr., Founder & President, Ashesi University College, Ghana, delivers a keynote address at AAI’s State of Education in Africa conference (SOE) at the Ford Foundation.
Hosted by Shaka Ssali of Voice of America’s “Straight Talk Africa”, watch the “Conversation on Africa” with three gala honorees at AAI’s Awards Gala.
Watch AAI’s 30th Annual Awards Gala honoring H.E. President Alassane Ouattara, President of the Republic of Cote d’Ivoire; Vivienne Yeda, Director-General of the East African Development Bank (EADB); Professor Thandika Mkandawire; and Jay Ireland, President and CEO of General Electric Africa.
Watch a video celebrating the mission of The Africa-America Institute (AAI) in strengthening human capacity of Africans and promoting the continent’s development through higher education and skills training, convening activities, partners engagement and research.
Watch AAI’s Speaker Series’ panel discussion on the “Power Africa” Initiative with top U.S. government officials, energy leaders, and diplomatic corps.
AAI President and CEO Amini Kajunju joined Ghana’s President John Dramani Mahama on a panel discussion on women’s role in Africa’s development at the inaugural Chinua Achebe Leadership Forum Lecture on December 9 at Bard College.
Tony Elumelu, Chairman, Heirs Holdings Limited and Founder, Tony O. Elumelu Foundation, was honored with the AAI Leadership Award in Business and Philanthropy at AAI’s Awards Gala.