Advancing U.S. - Africa Strategic Partnerships 
    Education. Research. Diplomacy. Community Service. Trade. Investment.
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    U.S. Africa Institute is an Independent, Interdisciplinary Academic, Research Think Tank dedicated to advance the and facilitate strategic partnerships between the United States of America and the continent of Africa through education and research, trade and investment; promote citizen diplomacy and offer community services to the African diaspora and Africa American communities. We work with U.S. government agencies, American and African institutions to leverage the power of global education and citizen diplomacy to foster a mutually-beneficial and meaningful strategic partnership between the U.S. and on the continent of Africa. 

    OUR IMPACT

    TRAIN

    Train the next generation of educators in Africa

    CULTIVATE

    Cultivate academic and research partnerships between American and African institutions

    FOSTER

    Foster Citizen diplomacy between Americans and Africans

    CAPACITY

    Help build African institutions’ organizational capacity

    FACILITATE

    Facilitate scholar exchange opportunities for students and educators

    PROVIDE

    Provide leadership and fundraising trainings to African non-profit leaders

    CREATE

    •Create strategic partnership between American & African higher ed institutions

    RECRUIT

    Help recruit students for US colleges and universities

    U.S. - AFRICA

     SISTER CITIES INITIATIVE 

    We are currently recruiting experienced and passionate educators to teach virtual classes in Niger!! 

          Bambou Diagne, MPH 

    African Communities Liason

    Founding Executive Board Members

    Dr. Erroll Southers

    Dr. Jamie Lee

    Dr. Jesse Mills

    Dr. Seid Aman 

    Founding Board Member

    Dr. Tadios Belay

    President, the Board of Directors

    Dr. Timothy Smith

    CEO, Tylion Academy 

    Dr. Mary Anna Noveck

    Professor, USC

    Dr. Michele G. Turner

    CEO USC - BAA

    Attorney Mulu Alemayehu, 

    Attorney

    Professor, Director of USC-SCI

    Dr. Jill  Humphries

    Professor

    Principal, SDUSD

    Jocelyn Duarte

    Professor, ED - SALEF

    Professor, USD

    Dr. Lee Cenquizca

    Professor, LACC

    Co-Executive Director

    Solomon Belette, MBA

    Co-Executive Director 

    Contact Us

    Follow Us on Twitter @USA_Institute

    Federal Internal Revenue Service TAX ID : 85-2744036

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