AWF Charles R. Wall Leadership Program 2023 for African Leaders – How to Apply

Applications for CAWF Charles R. Wall Leadership Program 2023 for African Leaders is now open, the African Wild life Foundation (AWF) is inviting applications for the Charles R. Wall Leadership Program 2023 batch.

AWF Charles R. Wall Leadership Program 2023

The leadership program has two components to it namely;

  • The Charles R. Wall Young African Policy Fellows and
  • The Charles R. Wall Conservation Leadership and Management Fellowship

The Conservation Leadership and Management Fellowship is designed to build communities of skilled and connected young African professionals that will drive meaningful transformation in conservation in the continent of Africa. While,

The Young African Policy Fellows Program seeks to train young professionals to be policy negotiators on International Environmental Governance, specifically on the Convention on Biological Diversity. The program will run for a period of 9-month, it is offered by AWF and the U.N. Environment Programme (UNEP).

Details of AWF Charles R. Wall Leadership Program

  • Type: leadership
  • Host Organization: African Wildlife Foundation (AWF)
  • Country: Kenya
  • No. of leaders: 30
  • Duration: 9 Month
  • Eligible Gender : Men and Women
  • Location: Two training programs, which will include virtual workshops and physical workshops in Nairobi, Kenya.
  • Application Deadline: January 31, 2023

About African Wildlife Foundation(AWF)

The African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) is the leading international conservation organization with the  Headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya. The Organization is focused exclusively on Africa’s wildlife and wild lands.

The African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) was created in 1961 with the aim of serving in the region of Africa.

Formerly referred to as African Wildlife Leadership Foundation, the programs and conservation strategies are designed to protect the wildlife and wild lands of Africa and ensure a more sustainable future for Africa’s people.

Benefits of AWF Charles R. Wall Leadership Program 2023

  • Successfully selected Young leaders (30 of them) will join the programs set to commence in April 2023.
  • Participants will be prepared with tools, resources, and knowledge to lead systemic change in the environmental sector, especially in conservation.
  • Fellows are prepare to tap into leadership and talents as they explore their potential, values and purpose to create change and impact on pertinent environmental issues.
  • Fellows will be imparted with transformational leadership and management skills needed to lead systemic impact in environmental issues.

How to Apply for AWF Charles R. Wall Leadership Program 2023?

  • Interested and Qualified applicants are expected to submit a motivation letter responding to why he/she would like to be considered
  • Additionally documents includes a CV and Reference letter from the Candidate’s university, employer, or any senior person with whom they have worked with.
  • After which an online or pre-recorded video interview may apply as part of the recruitment process.
  • All submitted applications will only be accepted online. Kindly send an email to address below for more questions
  • Upon successful submission of application, Only successful applicants will be contacted.
  • For more details, visit African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) website:

Eligibility Criteria  for AWF Charles R. Wall Leadership Program Qualification

  • The Fellowship is open to African youth aged 20-35 years
  • For policy fellows, they will have Lots of opportunities to engage in national and international policymaking meetings and conventions while leadership and management fellows will have opportunities to visit conservation organizations and projects.

Application Deadline

January 31, 2023.

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