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Group photo of 40 young people who participated in the Continental Summit of the Alumni Network in Johannesburg. Photo: SAAN

Southern African Alumni Network Continental Summit

Bonn/Johannesburg, 23rd Ocotber 2019. The Southern African Alumni Network (SAAN) organised a continental summit focusing on an alumni exchange from volunteer and exchange programmes from 23rd to 25th October 2019 in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Participants and stakeholders during the Volunteer Forum in Kigali. Photo: GIZ

Promoting Volunteering and exchanges

Bonn/Kigali, 23th October 2019. A Volunteer Forum on Promoting volunteering and exchanges in Africa in the context of the agenda 2063 (SDG) from the United Nations and Agenda 2030 from the African Union was held in Kigali, Rwanda.

A man and a woman are presenting information at the AGYI Launch in 2016. Photo: Engagement Global

AGYI Innovation Fund

Bonn, 21st October 2019. Call for Applications for projects in the field of global citizenship in Benin, Ghana, South Africa, Tanzania and Togo.

The picture shows a group of about 20 people who are posing for a group photo. Photo: Engagement Global

Trainers Exchange

Bonn/Addis Ababa, 10th October 2019. At a workshop in Addis Ababa from 2 to 4 September 2019, trainers shared ideas about the possibilities of educational support for young people in youth exchanges and voluntary services.

A man is sitting at a desk at the impact Hub Accra. Photo: Impact Hub Accra

Autumn School Draft Program

Bonn, 8th October 2019. The Autumn School for Sustainable Entrepreneurship is an annual program for young social entrepreneurs from African countries and Germany. It will take place from 1st to 5th November 2019 in Accra, Ghana.

Representatives of the Southern African weltwärts Network at a workshop. Photo: SAwN

Become a member of the Southern African weltwärts Network

Bonn, 7th Oktober 2019. The Southern African weltwärts Network (SAwN) is looking for new members.

Representatives of the Southern African weltwärts Network. Photo: SAwN

Call for weltwärts hosting organisations

Bonn, 30th September 2019. The Southern African weltwärts Network organises a conference to qualify weltwärts hosting organisations.

Countdown 2030, 2063 and beyond: Our Common Future

Bonn/Cologne, 30th September 2019. The conference "Our Common Future" from 2 to 6 December 2019 in Cologne brings together young people who are committed to a climate-friendly and sustainable world. Registration for the conference is now possible.

The Réseau AGYI Bénin wants to establish a national platform for organisations active in voluntary service and exchange. On the photo you can see the participants of the workshop. Photo: Réseau AGYI Bénin

Creation of a national platform for voluntary services

Bonn, 13th September 2019. The Réseau AGYI Bénin would like to create a qualification system for organisations active in in the field of voluntary services and international exchange programmes. For this purpose the OBSVJ organised a workshop together with the GIZ.

Eight young men and women are visible on eight photos. A Slogan says: “Are you an exchange Alumni? Share your exchange story with us!” Foto: SAAN

Summit of the Southern African Alumni Network

Bonn, 5th September 2019. From 23rd to 25th October 2019 the Southern African Alumni Network is organising a continenta summit "Amplifying Youth Voices" capturing alumni change stories. Until 10th September 2019 Alumni can get in contact to publish their alumni stories.

The Picture of Goal 10, reduced inequalities

Inclusion in youth exchanges and volunteering

Bonn/Benin, 28th August 2019. Promoting youth exchanges and volunteering is the fundamental vision of the African-German Youth Initiative (AGYI)-Benin network. From 2nd to 4th of October 2019 AGYI is organizing a conference on the theme "Inclusion in youth exchanges and volunteering" in Benin.

The Logo of the Southern African Alumni Network (SAAN)

Call for applications: Alumni Continental Summit "Amplifying Youth Voices"

Bonn, 27th August 2019. The Southern African Alumni Network (SAAN) is hosting a continental alumni summit in collaboration with the German society for international Cooperation (GIZ) and WESSA taking place from the 23rd to 25th of October 2019 in Johannesburg, South Africa.