Since our founding in 1953, we have remained committed to promoting enlightened engagement between Africa and America through education, training and dialogue. We currently boast over 23,000 alumni leaders in public, private and non-governmental sectors throughout Africa and the African diaspora.

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AAI Annual Awards Gala

On September 22nd, 2020, the Africa-America Institute will host its 36th Annual Awards Gala, the largest showcase celebrating the success of African countries and the diaspora.

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State of Education in Africa Conference

The State of Education in Africa Conference (SOE) is an annual convening hosted by the Africa-America Institute to bring together education innovators, decision-makers, students and stakeholders from Africa, the U.S. and other regions of the world to discuss bold approaches to transforming Africa’s higher education ecosystem in ways that bolster its global competitiveness.

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Latest News

AAI and the AAI Tanzania Alumni Association Mourn Alumnus Benjamin William Mkapa, Former President of the Republic of Tanzania.

The Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program (CADFP) is Accepting Applications

AAI Mourns Alumnus & Trailblazer in the field of Economics, Dr. Thandika Mkandawire

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