Making a Difference: Nonprofit Leadership in Sub-Saharan Africa

Ronald Quincy (School of Social Work)
Conrad Person (Senior Director Ret., Corporate Contributions, Sub-Saharan Africa, Johnson & Johnson)

In this seminar students will work on capacity building projects with the co-instructors to support several civil society and nonprofit organizations in Kenya. Students will engage with the Mandela Washington Leadership Fellowship Alumni on their Civil Society Organization Projects in Kenya through the use of electronic media (e.g. Skype). The seminar will engage students with Johnson & Johnson leaders based both in the US and in sub-Saharan Africa about best practices in managing and leading African Civil Society Organizations. Students will take a trip to the UN to attend an international conference related to African Civil Society Organizations.

Course Number: 
01:090:101 section 75 index 13630