• A high-profile annual conference or series that brings together scholars, policymakers, practitioners, and activists focused on Africa
    • Roundtable workshops and lectures that can be disseminated online or via publications, including an annual prize designed to expand its global impact and influence
    • Collaboration on research and teaching with local universities and Africa experts in the Washington, D.C. area
    • Development of innovative courses, policy or curricular enhancements relevant to the study of Africa; among them primary source documents in diverse languages and formats, as well as an extensive collection pertinent to sub-Saharan Africa