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Ten Plus Ten

May 27, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - May 31, 2021 @ 6:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 12:00 pm, repeating until May 28, 2021

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Celebrating the Young African Leaders Initiative
10th Anniversary Virtual Summit, May 24-28, 2021
“Ten Plus Ten: YALI and the United States, Look Back, and Ahead, Together”

Established in 2010, the Young Africa Leaders Initiative (YALI) is the U.S. government’s signature effort to invest in the next generation of African leaders. Over the past decade, YALI has grown to include the Mandela Washington Fellowship exchange program, four Regional Leadership Centers (RLCs) in Africa, and an extensive digital community called the YALI Network.  These programs aim to strengthen democratic institutions and good governance, spur economic growth and prosperity, and foster peace and security in Africa. As of 2021, YALI has engaged more than 700,000 people in over 40 African countries.

Join us and thousands of participants from across Africa and the United States as we celebrate this incredible 10th-anniversary milestone. The Summit will provide 5 days of policy discussions, professional development workshops, entertainment, and networking opportunities and will feature notable speakers and YALI alumni from the business, civic, and public management sectors


Be a part of history! Register now to Celebrate, Connect, and Envision the next decade of YALI!

Main Activities include

Official session

To Register

  • Click here to register for the Summit: https://bit.ly/3yjEJXB
  • Select “Click the link” above
  • If asked to enter an access code use YALI10.
  • Select “1” from the dropdown menu
  • Click “Continue” and fill out your registration
  • Click the “Contact” button at the bottom of the registration page if you have registration questions.

This event is open by invitation to YALI Mandela Washington Fellowship and Regional Leadership Center alumni, selected YALI Network members, U.S. Government officials, YALI partners, invited speakers, members of the press, and Expo partners. Space is limited and early registration is encouraged!

For more information and updates, please visit accelevents.com/e/YALI10 and yali.state.gov


May 27, 2021 @ 12:00 pm
May 31, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
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Wilson Cente
1300 Pennsylvania Ave WA United States