The Mo Ibrahim Foundation financially supports the Ibrahim Leadership Fellowship position in the African Development Bank. The Fellowship allows talented individuals to increase and enhance their professional capacity, with the intention of contributing to the governance and development of their countries. The priority for the 2021 selection of the Mo Ibrahim Fellow includes energy (“lighting up and powering Africa”); agriculture (“feeding Africa”); and others. The Fellowship is for young professionals, mid-career, and/or new executives who are nationals of an African country, residing anywhere in the world. The application deadline is 15 March 2021
This Fellowship is open to young professionals, mid-career and new executives from Africa with relevant work experience and a master’s degree. The post will be taken up by 15 June. Canditates should fit the following criteria: -National of an African country -7-10 years of relevant work experience -Master’s degree -Under the age of 40, or 45 for women with children.
Interested candidates should complete the online form at the Bank’s website: www.afdb.org/en/about-careers/current-vacancies. Applicants must apply online by no later than 15 March 2021. Applications will only be considered if they are submitted on line with a comprehensive Curriculum Vitae (CV) indicating date of birth, nationality, education and relevant experience. Applicants must also attach copies of academic transcripts and three letters of recommendation.