Young African Leaders Summit 2019

Date: 22 – 23 November 2019

Venue: Accra, Ghana  

The Young African Leaders Summit will collate ideas from some of the continent’s finest youth figures and aggregate them into relevant themes able to shape policy on the continent. It is also intended to be a platform for cross-country idea-sharing and assimilation and an opportunity to bridge identity gap that is often perceived to exist within the youthful population of Africa.

The forum is an initiative of The Young Politicians and Leaders Network, a global movement of young change agents dedicated to training its cohort to take up leadership roles to influence the future of Africa and the world at large.

Panel sessions, focus group discussions and ideas collated a summit communique called the AFRICAN YOUTH MANIFESTO will be submitted to the African Union.

Theme: Securing the future of Africa: The Role of the African Youth, Young Business Leaders and Entrepreneurs

Date: 22nd – 23rd November, 2019

Venue: Accra, Ghana

The Summit, the first ever largest continental youth gathering in Ghana will mobilize a diversity of delegates and policy makers from all African countries comprising government officials, members of the diplomatic corp, international agency representatives, entrepreneurs, emerging youth and student leaders to collate ideas from the continent’s finest figures to aggregate them into relevant themes able to shape policy on the continent.

Be part of this movement of young emerging leaders’ forum.

APPLY AS A DELEGATE

ELIGIBILITY
Should be aged between 18 and 35 years
Citizen of an African Country
Ability to fund your international travel cost and conference fees
Demonstrate experience and strong capacity in community service and youth
development.
Passionate about using their skills to make positive impact in their community.
Interested in leadership and entrepreneurship for Africa sustainable
development.

REASONS TO ATTEND THE ANNUAL YOUNG AFRICAN LEADERS SUMMIT IN ACCRA – GHANA
THE SUMMIT BENEFITS AT A GLANCE (SELF-FUNDING)

Attend the Opening and Closing Ceremonies, Keynote speeches and all panel sessions.
Meet some of Africa’s young politicians and business men and women helping make our societies better.
Opportunity to join the Young Politicians & Leaders Network as an Associate Project Member Assistant and a Fellow Project Lead and take advantage of our life transforming projects, activities, events, training programmes, etc
Participate to Network amongst over 100 institutions, 1000 youth participants, global leaders and like-minded entrepreneurs and 20 guest speakers and dignitaries drawn from Government, Industry, Diplomatic Corps, Academia, Media, Chieftaincy, Civil Society etc.
Grace the Prestigious first ever and Annual Young African Leaders Awards Ceremony.
Attend Panel Sessions on SDG’s & Training Workshop.
Get Certified at each Panel Session on Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Sustainable Development Goals, Creative Arts, Digital Innovation.
Attend Lectures delivered by world class speakers.
Attend a leadership training session in Entrepreneur, etc.
Attend 1 Breakfast meeting.
Receive the YPLN Souvenirs & Conference materials.
Receive a Certificate of Honour for participating in the 2019 Young African Leaders Summit.
An opportunity to contribute to the African Youth Manifesto, be empowered, build on existing knowledge and learn new things.
Expert sessions on relevant topics.
Accommodation, feeding, branded t-shirts and ground transportation within Accra will be covered by the organisers.
Cultural Exchange.

Eligible Regions: All African Countries

Conference fees:
· Resident Local Delegates (Ghanaians): GH₵ 400 (including accommodation, feeding,   branded t-shirts)
· Non Resident Local Delegates (Ghanaians): GH₵ 200 (branded t-shirt, etc)
· International Delegates: $170 USD (ground transportation, accommodation,
feeding, branded t-shirts, etc)

Application Deadline: October 15, 2019

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NOTE: We do not fund visa cost or transportation to Ghana.

Application Deadline: October 15, 2019

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