• Director, Africa Program

The Wilson Center is accepting applications for the position of Director, Africa Program from September 30, 2013 – October 18th, 2013. You must apply for this position through the USAJobs website. Please see the vacancy announcement for more information. Please note: The deadline for the reciept of applications has been extended until October 18, 2013.

Building Cohesion among Diverse Actors in the Democratic Republic of Congo

After a devastating five-year civil war, voters in the Democratic Republic of Congo have just voted in the nation's first democratic elections in more than four decades. Here you will find a summary of recent discussions of the transition and other Congo-related resources.

The Role of ECOWAS in Achieving the Economic Integration of West Africa

Special presentation by Dr. Mohamed Ibn Chambas, President of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Commission at the Wilson Center.

Statement by H.E. Salva Kiir, First Vice President of Sudan

On November 4th, 2005, H.E. Salva Kiir, First Vice President of Sudan, President of Southern Sudan and Commander-in-Chief of the SPLM, delivered a wide-ranging presentation, and released the attached statement. A video and summary of the event can be found here.

The Africa Program and the Project on Leadership and Building State Capacity's 2012 "Year in Review"

A summary of the Africa Program and Leadership Project events, meetings, and publications of 2012 and the upcoming highlights of 2013.

Woodrow Wilson Awards for Public Service and Corporate Citizenship Presented in South Africa

The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars recently presented the Woodrow Wilson Award for Public Service to South African Finance Minister Trevor A. Manuel and the Woodrow Wilson Award for Corporate Citizenship to South African entrepreneur Raymond Ackerman at a dinner in Johannesburg, South Africa.


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