AFRE is based at Columbia University in New York City and the Nelson Mandela Foundation (NMF) in Johannesburg, South Africa. Resources to the 2019-20 fellowship programme include:

Design partners: Michael Bell, InPartnership Consulting, and Darlene Nipper, Rockwood Leadership Institute.

Institutional partners: Haas Institute for a Fair & Inclusive Society at the University of California, Berkeley, and the Nelson Mandela University.

Curriculum advisors: Dorian Warren, Community Change; Sherrilyn Ifill and Janai Nelson, NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund (LDF); Mbongiseni Buthelezi and Mosa Phadi, Public Affairs Research Institute (PARI); and members of the Columbia University Faculty.


Governing Board & STRATEGIC ADVISoRs

“We would like to thank our Governing Board and Strategic Advisors for their guidance and support in making this Fellowship possible.” — AFRE TEAM

PROGRAMME STAFF & Consultants

COLUMBIA WORKING GROUP