The Young & Emerging Leaders Project (YELP) 2019An Update

YELP 2019 Applications are officially closed! Thank you for the overwhelming interest in the program. The selection team will evaluate the applications and applicants will be receiving feedback from the 10th of December.

Class of 2017 YELP Experience


Latest Updates

  • When Leadership Calls, Will You Say ‘Yes’?

    The decision to live out your life in this way is like climbing a life-long mountain. It has beautiful scenery, jaw dropping views but heart-sinking lows as well. If you’ve lived long enough you know that life has storms every now and again. There’s nothing we can do about the storms.

  • How the YELP Experience Taught Me to Do Better

    The experience and lessons learned in programmes like the YELP are a timely gift I would like to share with every young person across our region and continent that is not content with the state of affairs in the community or country, and would like to do better.


YELP 2018 Graduation Weekend

Our Class of 2018 Fellows will be joined by YELP alumni, board members, faculty and the wider LéO Africa Institute network in a weekend of activities, including: a reunion for the YELP Class of 2017, LéO At Five Fundraising dinner, the “Servant Leadership” seminar, and graduation of the YELP Class of 2018.

  • January 25, 2019
  • Lake Victoria Serena Golf Resort & Spa