As we have for the last several years, we will facilitate nourishing dinner table conservations with leaders from media, academia, business, and non-profits who are already making a difference.
|Theme: You Have an Impact – Breaking the Africa Stereotype
|Table Leaders -Facilitator
|How can we write about opportunities and achievements from Africa to inspire others to get involved?
|George Bamu, Africa Agenda
|How can we make a visit to an African country or countries that make a difference?
|Ryan Chase – U.S. Department of Interior
|How can we contribute to address big health issues holistically?
|Abby Schneider (Ph.D.) – Regis University, Denver
|What are strategies to encourage newspapers and media to improve coverage of African news and issues?
|A. Scott DuPree -Ph.D., Africa Agenda
|How can we get involved with good businesses or start ones ourselves?
|Boniface Omina, Watson Institute, Boulder
|What are ways to assist organizations with compelling visions for development?
|Julia Kennedy -Posner Center, Denver
|How can we encourage American political leaders to pursue better policies with African countries?
|Singumbe Muyeba (Ph.D.) – University of Denver
|How can we work together to reinforce local and global peace?
|Jack Farris – University of Denver
|What are ways to immerse ourselves in Africa’s rich and diverse cultural wealth?
|Jude Fokwang (Ph.D.) – Regis University, Denver
|What are ways to root for African sports and athletes?
|Douglas Mpondi (Ph.D.) – Metropolitan State University, Denver
|What are good ways to engage with the African diaspora?
|Yuri Coret , Watson Institute, Boulder
|How can we find and buy great products from Africa?
|Charles Msilanga -Watson Institute, Boulder
|How can we support and advocate for a sustainable environment?
|Laura Deluca (PhD) – University of Colorado, Boulder
|How can we empower women to lead in building strong links with the continent?
|Sarada Krishnan (Ph.D.) – Denver Botanic Gardens
|How can we empower youth to lead in building strong links with the continent?
|Andy Astuno, Astuno Law Firm