Focal Initiatives

Our Focal Initiatives constitute our highest priority projects for each year. Through these, the Education Collaborative achieves transformational goals.

Designed and hosted in collaboration with partner institutions, the focal initiatives projects seek depth in engagement and impact for participants.

Active Entrepreneurship Ecosystems

This project explores, shares, and implements methods and best practices to Entrepreneurship Ecosystem development on HEI campuses in Africa using successful ecosystems on the continent, including Ashesi University’s case.

Ethics and Leadership Development

Realizing that institutions have varying needs, challenges, and contexts, the Giving Voice to Values for Africa Project offers “train-the-trainer” curricula tailored to the African context for capacity building in ethical action and leadership.

Employability and Career Services Development

This program helps higher education institutions  to develop lasting and transformative systems that improve their education outcomes. It combines a systems approach and implementation grant to drive change.