AU Naseer Leadership Fellowship

AU Naseer Leadership Fellowship

Bringing to your attention as we got an important update for the African Union #1mBy2021 initiative for the African youths.


Within the framework of Egypt’s presidency for the African Union and according to the African Agenda 2063 and its aspirations to a developed integrated Africa relying on the potentials of its people, AU announce the launching of Nasser Leadership Fellowship by the Egyptian Ministry of Youth and Sports to build the capacities of the African youth.

It is noted that Nasser fellowship is the first African fellowship and it is considered to be one of the mechanisms to implement the 1 million by 2021 initiated by the African Union.

The fellowship will take place from 8th – 22nd of June 2019 in Egypt. The fellowship targets youth from the governmental sector, private sector, civil society, national youth councils, researchers and media personnel. We are looking for 120 leader participants from the AU member states (50% males, 50% females) with age range 20 – 35 years old (knowledge of English language is a must).

* The Egyptian Ministry of Youth and Sports will cover all expenses of the program including the accommodation and local transportation but the participant will have to cover the cost of the international transportation.