February 18, 2019

The African Women’s Leadership Institute-Nairobi

Akina Mama wa Afrika (AMwA) with support from UNWomen Eastern and
Southern Africa (ESARO) is convening a Feminist and Transformational Leadership Development training to be held under the auspices of the African Women’s Leadership Institute (AWLI,) which is a space for catalyzing and nurturing feminist and transformational leaders to advance gender equality and women’s empowerment on the African continent and beyond.

The leadership development programme will be awarded to 25 women
leaders, who have exemplified leadership in their organisations, communities
and or have stood for elective office. Eligible candidates are African women
between the ages of 25-40 years, based in Eastern and Southern
Africa, who are able to participate in all activities- beginning with a 7 day
residential institute scheduled to be held from the 25th- 29th of March
2019, in Nairobi, Kenya and commit to a one year peer mentorship