“Kofi Annan Global Health Leadership Programme supporting aspirational public health leaders from Africa in acquiring advanced skills and competencies to strategize, manage and lead public health programmes that will transform public health in Africa
The aim is to support aspirational Public Health Leaders (Fellows) from Africa in acquiring advanced skills and competencies to strategize, manage and lead public health programmes that will transform public health in Africa. Fellows admitted in the programme will be senior public health professionals from African Union Member States who will contribute to and lead the implementation of a new public health order for Africa, and in turn mentor and develop the next generation of public health leaders for the continent.
The programme targets aspirational leaders with a background in any field of public health including, but not limited to, One Health, human medicine, finance, health policy, animal health, or environmental health. These are leaders who want to acquire advanced skills in leading impactful health initiatives, employing health diplomacy, as well as enhance their ability to develop bold, strategic and achievable goals to propel Africa towards achieving
Agenda 2063. If this is your aspiration and you are ready to advance public health outcomes in Africa, you should apply.
Scholarship provider: Africa CDC
Degree Category: Training
Eligible Country: Africans
Application Closing Date: 15th January 2023
Applicants for the Fellowship must:
- be a citizen of an African Union Member State
- possess a postgraduate degree in a relevant field
- have 10 years professional experience in any field of public health, including one health, medicine, finance, policy, animal health, or environmental health
- be in a full-time employment in any area of public health, in either a private or public institution in Africa.
- Africa CDC will provide all learning and development materials
and meet all costs associated with the fellowship, including
travel, daily allowance and insurance during the residential
Interested applicants are to check the official website for the proper Application procedures. Visit the official announcement page for more details. To start your application, Click the apply now button below.