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Amani Fellows who started Refugee Integration Organization

Creating Social Impact with a Global Team – Lessons Learned from a Young Startup

What does it take to build a social impact organization with a global team? Our Fellow Rya Kuewor from Ghana is sharing some of his insights co-runnin…

Carmnild during a session

Are you ready to be transformed?

I have through my life felt like I am the same Sofie. Apart from obvious changes like physical appearance, life experience and pure knowledge, I think…

Nature in Kenya

Persist – and You Will Break Through

This is a post by our Social Innovation Management alumni Magda Kanjejo from Kenya. She is also an alumn at the Civic Leadership Track we are running …

Jon O'Sullivan with Maasai Community

Small Steps to Change

Innovation can be doing little things differently and having a big impact. Jon’s work with the Kenyan Maasai community is a peek into social innovat…

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Summer Internship Reflection: Amani Institute

When people ask me about my summer at the Amani Institute, I usually describe it as “eye-opening.” I met so many people and heard so many new pers…

The Value of the Bigger Picture

We all want to change the world. Jon O’ Sullivan is finding his own way doing so through raising awareness and empowering victims of domestic violen…

Perspectives from our Fellows: One Salon and why Nairobi is One of the Best Places to Build Your Network and Skills.

One SalonThis is a guest blog post written by our Alumni Jon O'Sullivan I believe that to change the world, you must first change yourself. It’…

GOOD GRADES WON’T PUT CHEESE BURGER ON THE TABLE

This is a guest blog post written by our Alumni Kofi Yeboah who is heavily involved in the start-up scene in Ghana and works at Clean Team Ghana_____…

Strawberry Yogurt and Innovation: In Conversation with Andy McBride

This is a post written by our current Fellow Mriganka Lulla who is working in the same organization for her apprenticeship as Andy did while studyi…

Why Doing Amani Institute Before Your MBA Is a Good Idea

As we are measuring our impact and following the stories of our alumni, we learn more and more about how what we offer makes a difference. Here is an …