Coming to America: Young African Leaders Vibe With Obama
The Class of 2014
The fellows are between 25 and 35 years old and represent all 49 countries in sub-Saharan Africa. The class of 500 is also made up of an equal number of men and women. More than 75 percent of the fellows hold mid-level or executive positions and 48 percent hold graduate degrees. Twenty-five percent work in a non-governmental institution and 39 percent are business owners.