The Leaders: Africa program brought together 200 emerging leaders from across the continent to explore new ways to take on the biggest challenges in their communities. Explore the event below and stay up-to-date with what the Leaders are doing now.

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Tune-in for video updates from Johannesburg right here, including a town hall with President Obama and the Leaders.

Meet the 2018 Leaders: Africa

Hailing from 44 countries across the continent, these emerging leaders bring a wide range of skills and experiences to share with one another and the rest of the world. Get to know them below.


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