Safetywise Integrated Services (SIS) at the Re-imagining Education in Africa on Friday, 13th of November 2015 at WheatBaker Hotel in Lagos, lagos State – #ReimagineEducation
The African Leadership Group in partnership with Murtala Mohammed Foundation invited SIS to an evening with Graça Machel and Fred Swaniker, two revolutionary thought leaders who are working to transform how Africa develops a community of leaders to transform the continent.
Graça Machel is the founder of Graça Machel Trust, and is one of the world’s leading advocates for women, children, and communities affected by conflict and injustice. Born in a rural part of Mozambique, she has a laudable track record as a freedom fighter and school teacher. Machel became the country’s first Education Minister after the declaration of independence and is the Former First Lady of Mozambique and South Africa. She is a Founding Member of The Elders and widow of Nelson Mandela.
Fred Swaniker, a globally recognized entrepreneur, is the founder of four pan-African organizations that aim at developing leaders – African Leadership Academy (located in South Africa), African Leadership Network, Africa Advisory Group and more recently, African Leadership University, which is developing a network of 25 new tertiary institutions across the continent.