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Mandela Washington Fellows Visit The Carter Center

Posted on Friday, July 17, 2015



Larry Calhoun

President Obama’s Mandela Washington Fellows pose with former President Jimmy Carter July 16 during a visit to The Carter Center. Carter met with the group of young African leaders and reflected upon in his organization’s work in Africa, while fielding questions from the 25 Fellows, representing 17 nations. The group is spending six weeks at Clark Atlanta University (CAU), engaged in business and entrepreneurship coursework, complemented by an integrated program of leadership training, peer collaboration, experiential learning opportunities and community activities. This summer marks the second year CAU has served as a host institution for this program of the U.S. Department of State. For more information, visit the website: MandelaWashingtonFellowship.state.gov.


Category: Students
Keywords: Washington Mandela fellows, Yali, Carter Center