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Apply For The Mo Ibrahim Foundation Leadership Fellowship Program 2020 For Emerging African Leaders

Brief Description

The Ibrahim Leadership Fellowships form a selective programme designed to mentor future African leaders. Through this annual fellowship programme, we seek to deepen and broaden our growing network which continues to contribute its skills and learning to a better Africa.

The Fellowships offer the opportunity to work in the executive offices of either the AfDB (Abidjan), UNECA (Addis Ababa) or the ITC (Geneva) with an annual stipend of $100,000.

The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) has a dual role as the regional arm of the United Nations in Africa and as one of the major pan-African institutions. Its mandate is to promote the social and economic development of Africa through knowledge activities, advocacy and consensus building and technical cooperation.


  • National of an African country.

  • 7-10 years of relevant work experience.

  • Master’s degree under the age of 40, or 45 for women with children.

Deadline is October 14, 2019

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