Video

  • SOE Fireside Chat with Tade Akin Aina, Carnegie Corporation of New York

    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.

    October 9, 2014
  • SOE: Vocational and Technical Education Programs As a Pathway to Success

    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.

    October 9, 2014
  • SOE: Creating a 21st Century Educational Experience in Africa

    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.

    October 9, 2014
  • SOE: Keynote Address by Patrick G. Awuah Jr.

    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.

    October 9, 2014
  • 2014 Gala Converation on Africa

    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.

    September 25, 2014
  • WATCH: AAI’s 30th Annual Awards Gala Ceremony

    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.

    September 24, 2014
  • AAI: Building Human Capacity for More than 60 Years

    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.

    September 24, 2014
  • “Power Africa”: Challenges and Solutions for Africa’s Energy Needs

    Watch AAI’s Speaker Series’ panel discussion on the “Power Africa” Initiative with top U.S. government officials, energy leaders, and diplomatic corps.

    January 31, 2014
  • Sahara Reporters’ Coverage of Chinua Achebe Leadership Forum Lecture

    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.

    December 17, 2013
  • Tony Elumelu Accepts AAI Leadership Award in Business and Philanthropy

    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.

    October 11, 2013