Are you an enthusiastic East African modification maker in between 20-30 years of ages searching for a network of similar individuals from all over East Africa that will change the face of management on the continent?
The Young and Emerging Leaders Task (YELP) is an effort of the LéO Africa Institute, which has actually been continuous for 2 years, that yearly inducts 20-30 exceptional idea leaders into a fellowship program created to train and orient worths of self-advancement, stability, social duty, and socioeconomic improvement.
Fellows of the YELP originated from Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Burundi, and have backgrounds in media, social business, the Arts, development, and advocacy.
The fellowship imparts vital abilities required in management that changes the specific and society around them. This is attained through vital reflection sessions, discussions with leaders from numerous sectors, peer-to-peer sharing and readings about various leaders in Africa and the rest of the world.
At the heart of what we desire individuals to accomplish from this Fellowship is to link their concepts and visions to specific action and to welcome the idea of servant management: the concept of sending one’s self to the improvement of lives of others and a much better society.
Upon graduation, YELP alumni form part of the Institute’s growing network of exceptional idea leaders throughout East Africa. They continually support and raise each other up, motivate one another, and jointly motivate each other to end up being favorable modification makers. The alumni network is likewise communicated with one another through our Yearly Leaders Collecting occasion that combines all members of the LéO Africa Institute throughout Africa
The fellowship includes 3 workshops in March, July, and January (of the next year). The workshops are 3 days long– from Friday to Sunday.
The choice of prospects for the Young and Emerging Leaders task will be extremely competitive, and for the 2018 class restricted to individuals from within East Africa (Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda, Burundi and Tanzania).
The candidates ought to:
- Be associated with an effort that straight affects the lives of many individuals in their neighborhood
- Dedicate to take a trip to and make time for all the 3 workshops in the Fellowship
- Be in between the ages of 18 and 30 since January first 2018 (based on evaluate on case by case basis)
The picked prospects will finish as fellows after carrying out 3 workshops on numerous elements of management. Fellows will then promise to handle an additional dedication in executing a task or promote a cause with shown capability to have favorable influence on society.
Prospects who finish will sign up with the LéO Africa Institute’s Management Network of exceptional people in East Africa. The network that is formed through the various friends of classes will continue to be united through our numerous platforms, collective engagements, and at the yearly leaders event (ALG), the Institute’s flagship believed management occasion.