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  • Call for nominations

    Is there a highly motivated young African leader in your network?

    We seek highly motivated young leaders in Sub-Saharan Africa, (18-35) to participate in a comprehensive training and mentoring programme to strengthen their skills and networks, and to apply for grants.

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  • Inaugural Lecture

    Kofi Annan Lecture Series

    The inaugural annual Kofi Annan Lecture took place on the morning of 23 September, 2022 featuring the Honorable Mia Mottley, Prime Minister of Barbados.

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  • Our presence around the world

    Extremely Together: Our Chapters

    Our youth-led initiative to combat violent extremism, Extremely Together, is expanding! Since 2020, we have launched four local Extremely Together Chapters in the Philippines, Pakistan, Uganda, and Somalia – with more coming soon!

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    Kofi Time: The Podcast

    Regarded as one of the modern world’s icons of diplomacy, what is Kofi Annan’s legacy today? What can we learn from him, and how can we prepare for tomorrow, based on his vision for a better world?

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    Our Latest News & Articles

    Discover more about how we’re working to build peaceful, democratic and resilient societies with the latest articles, statements, research, and news from across the Foundation.

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Our Mission & Values

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    Pillar 1 - Kofi Annan Foundation

    Founded in 2007 by Former Secretary-General and Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Kofi Annan...

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    Pillar 2 - Kofi Annan Foundation

    the Kofi Annan Foundation is an independent, not-for-profit organisation...

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    Pillar 3 - Kofi Annan Foundation

    our mission is to help build peaceful, democractic and resilient societies.

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    Pillar 4 - Kofi Annan Foundation

    Inclusion, diversity, gender equality, and sustainability are at the heart of everything we do.

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