The Africa We Want

Fostering Youth Leadership, Unity, and Sustainable Development Beyond Now


The African Youth Leadership and Entrepreneurship Conference (AYLEC24) is a dynamic platform that brings together youth leaders, government representatives, social change advocates, entrepreneurs, academics, researchers, and various stakeholders. AYLEC24 aims to foster unity and drive sustainable development in Africa.

This year's event marks the 4th edition and will be hosted in the beautiful city of Accra, Ghana, from July 23rd to 26th, 2024.

Theme:  "The Africa We Want: Fostering Youth Leadership, Unity, and Sustainable Development Beyond Now"

Who should Attend?

  • Youth and Youth Focus Organizations

  • Civil Society Organizations

  • Diplomats

  • Governments Officials / Administrators

  • International Partners


  • Plenary Sessions

    Engaging sessions on topics related to youth leadership, unity, and sustainable development.

  • Workshops and Training

    Practical sessions to equip delegates with the skills needed for effective leadership and social change.

  • Networking Events

    Opportunities for participants to connect with peers, mentors, and potential collaborators.

  • Showcasing Innovations

    A platform for social entrepreneurs to showcase projects contributing to sustainable development.

  • Cultural Exchange/City Tour

    Exploring the diversity of African cultures through tourism, performances, exhibitions, and cultural exchange activities.

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Conference Date

Participant Arrival Date: Monday 22nd of July 2024
Conference Date: Tuesday 22nd- Friday 26th July, 2024
Participant Departure Date: Saturday 27th of July, 2024

Be a part of the experience


AYLEC24 in Accra, Ghana, is poised to be a milestone event, driving the vision of "The African We Want." Through meaningful dialogue, collaboration, and empowerment, AYLEC24 aims to catalyze positive change, fostering a future where African youth lead with unity towards sustainable development.