African German Youth Initiative Germany


The African German Youth Initiative - AGYI - promotes youth exchanges and seeks to strengthen global partnerships. The African-German Youth Initiative has set itself an objective of promoting exchanges between young people in African countries and Germany as a political initiative set out under instruction from the Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (germ.: Bundesministerium für wirtschaftliche Zusammenarbeit und Entwicklung – BMZ) and the African Union Commission (AUC).


Name of Primary Programme
African German Youth Initiative
Numbers of programme participants annually
25 - 250
Telephone Number - alternate
+49 228 20 717 544
Programme Type
Leadership Networking Programme
Region from which participants are selected
Northern Africa, West Africa, East Africa, Central Africa
Organisation website
Programme Funders
Region of programme delivery
Pan Africa, Europe
Programme Contact email
Government funding
German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development; African Union Commission (AUC)
Are programmes continuing?
Country of operation
Programme Start Date
Telephone Number
+49 228 20 717 546
Organisation Name
African German Youth Initiative

Leadership organisation location

Tulpenfeld 7, 53113 Bonn, Germany
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About AFLI



The African Leadership Institute (AFLI) focuses on building the capacity and capability of visionary and strategic leadership across the continent. Developing exceptional leaders representing all spheres of society, the Institute’s flagship programme is the prestigious Archbishop Tutu Leadership Fellowship. Offering a multifaceted learning experience and run in partnership with Oxford University, it is awarded annually to 20-25 carefully chosen candidates, nominated from across Africa. Alumni of the African Leadership Institute form a dynamic network of Fellows passionately committed to the continent’s transformation, bridging the divide between nations and ensuring that Africa is set centre-stage in global affairs.