An African Story: An Inter-Generational Model for Success

” A person is a person because of people.” Wayde Groep, an intern at JSI’s Washington D.C. office through the South Africa Washington International Programme writes about his experience working with the Liberia President’s Young Professionals program, among other JSI-implemented projects.

Liberia President’s Young Professionals Program—a model for institutional capacity building and post-conflict success.

Launched in 2009 with the support of H.E. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, the President’s Young Professionals Program (PYPP) has become one of Liberia’s most competitive and well-received programs for leadership in service. The PYPP innovatively fills an institutional capacity gap that was left as a result of 14 years of civil unrest and infrastructural devastation. The … Continue reading “Liberia President’s Young Professionals Program—a model for institutional capacity building and post-conflict success.”

President’s Young Professionals Program: A model for institutional capacity building and post-conflict success

the President’s Young Professionals Program (PYPP) has become one of Liberia’s most competitive and well-received programs for leadership in service.