THE PAN AFRICAN LEADERS AWARD: THE 2015 ADI NOMINEES WHO INSPIRE HUMANITY
The 19 August 2015 marks World Humanitarian Day, this year’s theme encourages us all “to inspire the world’s humanity” (United Nations).
Annually the African Democratic Institute (ADI) grants the Pan African Leaders Award to an exceptional African who has shown a commitment to advancing one of the three ADI pillars; (a) Institutional Development, (b) Peace and Security and (c) Education. The 2015 nominees have be announced! These remarkable individuals not only inspire us to advance democracy, but also to prioritise and preserve the well-being of humankind.
Juliana Rotich Thabo Mbeki
Nyaradzai Gumbonzvanda Ambassador Monica Juma
Thelma Ariemebi Ekiyor El Ghassim Wane
Ory Okolloh Kofi Annan
Yohannes Mezgebe Ngozi Okonjo
Dr Olumide Ajayi Calestous Juma
Dr Mabouba Diagne Kofi Annan
Patrick Awuah Fred Swaniker
Navanethem Pillay Mario Masuku
Hon. Paullette Moussavou Missambo Rapelang Rabana
Regina Kgatle Saran Kaba Jones
The award recipient will be announced between the 21st and 28th of September at the Pan African Leaders Platform in New York on the side-lines of the United Nations General Assembly.
*To read more on the award and criteria go to: http://www.african-di.org/peace-and-security/