Pioneering Entrepreneurial Leadership Education around the World
African Leadership Academy (ALA) is the foremost pan-African leadership development institution established to transform Africa by developing a powerful network of ethical entrepreneurial leaders who will work together to address Africa’s greatest challenges, achieve extraordinary social impact and accelerate the continent’s growth trajectory. Through a world-class program centered on Entrepreneurial Leadership, the Academy has trained nearly a thousand young leaders from 45 African countries in our flagship pre-university Diploma program and now sits at the forefront of developing impactful young leaders with the mindset, skills and networks to effect wide-scale change across the world. The uniqueness of African Leadership Academy is about the diversity of our program participants and facilitators. ALA brings together some of the world’s most influential leadership, entrepreneurship and education experts to shape the content and delivery of our curriculum, and we consistently attract participants from all over Africa, Europe, Asia, North and South America for our global programs.
We are people of our word, with the courage to do what is right
We challenge the status quo and take the initiative to pursue new ideas
We are thankful for opportunities and are aware of our limitations
We empathise with and care for those around us.
We respect all people and believe that difference should be celebrated
We set high standards for our own achievement and celebrate the achievements of others