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
Chapter 2 of How to win friends and influence people use the film The King’s Speech as example how important it is that we give recognition to people in the right way. Prince Albert the Duke of York, preparing to be sworn in as king, had a big problem when it came to...Read more
“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
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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.