Our Mission

Our Mission

  • Promote democracy and good governance on the African continent
  • Enhance perceptions of Africa’s intellectual capital
  • Strengthen ties between and among African nations, global partners and the diaspora

Bridges will achieve this mission through

  • Policy dialogue
  • Leadership training and mentorship
  • Project sharing of successful African solutions to global social disparities

Our Approach

  • Encourage senior leadership to identify annually one key issue facing the continent, assess the problem, suggest solutions, and combine resources in a campaign to tackle the issue
  • Promote senior leadership development and mentoring of mid-level up-and-comers
  • Strengthen perceptions of Africa’s intellectual capital by sharing with other regions successful African programs to address global social issues; e.g. HIV/AIDS