13 UMN alumni attend Humphrey Fellows 40th anniv event in S. Africa

  Crossposted from  Humphrey Fellowship Weekly  Report September 17 - 21

Pan-African Humphrey Alumni Conference in South Africa Concludes  


To celebrate 40 years of the Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program, alumni from across Sub-Saharan Africa gathered to attend the "African Humphrey Voices: Building a Better Future for Our Continent" conference. Speakers included Michael McCarthy, Consul General, U.S. Consulate, Johannesburg; Humphrey Alumna Zeona Jacobs; Humphrey Alumna Agnes Igoye; and Ambassador Harriet Elam-Thomas.

Participating UofM Humphrey Fellows alums were:
  • Benedicta Agusiobo, Nigeria
  • Lourens Grove, South Africa
  • Agnes Igoye, Uganda 
  • Anna Ishaku, Nigeria
  • Sarah Kyei, Ghana
  • Gladys Kudszishe Hlatywayo, Zimbabwe  
  • Masango Matimura, Zimbabwe
  • Thande (Thandiwe) Matthews, South Africa
  • Agness Mumba, Zambia
  • Abigail Ofori-Amanfo, Ghana 
  • Mandibaye Sioudina, Chad
  • Ruby Tetteh, Ghana 
  • Deborah Vera-Cruz, Cape Verde
 Additional pictures and blurbs from the conference can be found on Facebook and Twitter.  

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