young african leaders initiative

Constantinides picked for Obama’s Mandela Fellowship

catherine---thumbPlay Your Part Ambassador Catherine Constantinides has been chosen for the 2016 Mandela Washington Fellowship, a programme started by President Barack Obama. She will be heading to the US in June.

Obama names young African leaders programme after Mandela

The first 500 promising young Africans in the Washington Fellowship have finished their stint in the US, and at the summit to mark the end of the journey, American President Barack Obama announced he was renaming the programme in honour of Nelson Mandela.