Connecting Changemakers. Advancing Equity.

20 individuals, from diverse backgrounds, on a leadership journey, collaborating to build a more just and equitable world.


The Atlantic Fellows for Racial Equity (AFRE) is one of seven interconnected Atlantic Fellows programmes, which together create a global community to advance fairer, healthier, and more inclusive societies.


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AFRE is based at Columbia University in the City of new york

and the Nelson Mandela Foundation (NMF) in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Atlantic Fellows for Racial Equity acknowledges and pays respect to the Indigenous people

and the lands upon which our programme resides and is delivered.