ABOUT THE YALAWARDS
Young African Leaders Awards is the most prestigious award program that celebrates the best of the best in Sustainable Development Goals & Agenda 2063 of the African Union
The focus of the awards is to recognize the significant contribution young people make in the world, and to encourage young people to strive for their best and continue doing what they love and enjoy!
Nominations for the 2020 Young African Leaders Awards are now closed.
The awards are open to young people with amazing leadership skills who are making a difference in the world,
youth leaders towards achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals & Agenda 2063 of the African Union.
A panel of judges will be set up to review the submissions and select the award recipients according to their various fields and achievements. The panel will include individuals who are also working towards achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and have therefore acquired experience in their respective fields. These should be persons who command respect, are reputable and uphold ethics in their capacities.