Africa Rising in Partnership with the Mandela Institute for Humanity & American Express will proudly launch the 100 Mandela’s leadership programme….. a landmark merit-based leadership and social entrepreneurship programme marking the incredible contribution made to humanity by the late great President Nelson Mandela, by finding, educating, equipping and deploying 100 centennial leaders from the global Diaspora and Africa over the next 10 years beginning in 2022.
This new learning paradigm features a 21st Century leadership and digital ecosystem that will build highly productive, confident, and innovative African & Diaspora learners that will lead complex global economies through a first-of-its kind platform.
Africa must create $1B jobs by 2050 to handle its vast demographic boom
Young people in Africa make up nearly 40% percent of today’s working-age population, yet 60 percent are unemployed
Africa faces a severe shortage of highlyskilled African talent
The current wealth & economic equity configuration is not sustainable for long term growth or prosperity
You will help develop this next generation of highly skilled Mandela Centennial Leaders who will lead breakthrough global economies solve next generation complex challenges through Nelson Mandela’s leadership blueprint
With these emerging skills, our Mandela Centennial Leaders will accelerate the global economic performance, competitive innovation, and unleash a new kind of servant leadership that will deliver extraordinary results for companies all around the world
African companies and other global organizations & startups will be able to tap into a massive pool of global Centennial Leaders who will have a deep vibrant view of delivering innovative business models, digital transformation across industries, emerging technologies, and disruptive ideas that inspire new economic landscapes