A six month leadership curriculum both in South Africa and Washington, DC, supplemented by ongoing alumni opportunities.
A core element of SAWIP, expressed through individual and team projects, both in South Africa and Washington DC.
Real world experience provided through six week work exposure in prestigious environments in Washington, DC.
Latest Team Blog Entries
“Leaders become great, not because of their power, but because of their ability to empower others.” – John Maxwell Over the last three weeks, the UP team had their Community Engagement Project at Seshegong Secondary School in Olievenhoutbosch....Read more
“The war on depression is real, is live. Celebrate every day you prevail. Laugh every time you beat this thing” -Yrsa Daley-Ward I want to talk about depression. Two years ago I was diagnosed with clinical depression and after having consulted my therapist, she asked...Read more
I was not called to teach in classrooms, I always knew that, but for some reason I always knew that I had to teach somewhere. Nevertheless, I realize more each day that this is not particular to me, it is a quality inherent in every human being. This week my students...Read more
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The South Africa-Washington International Program is helping to inspire, prepare and support South African youth to lead a sustainable democracy with a peaceful and prosperous future for all its citizens.