June 24, 2019 12:00

The goal of the African Youth Transformational Leadership Programme is to mobilize the continent\'s youth to promote sustainable lifestyles and futures.
The goal of the African Youth Transformational Leadership Programme is to mobilize the continent's youth to promote sustainable lifestyles and futures.

June 24, 2019 11:58

By 2025, innovative actions initiated by young people will have to drive sustainable policies and practices in order to improve the integrity and ecological functionality of key wildlife ecosystems, address climate change and improve food, water and energy security in target countries.

June 24, 2019 11:56

Our era is marked by many political, sociological and economic changes that require the emergence of leadership. Today's leaders are taking up the challenge of a constantly evolving connected world on a daily basis.

June 24, 2019 11:54

"We don't develop, we develop," said historian Joseph Ki zerbo. This is how Ibnou Taimiya Sylla, PhD in Applied Sciences (Option: Microelectronics), who yesterday, Tuesday in Dakar, debated transformational leadership at the African Institute of Management (IAM) as part of the Institute's educational activities.

June 24, 2019 11:53

Getting Africa out of chronic underdevelopment requires transformational leadership embodied by its leaders. Otherwise, there is no development. We must dare to dream and have men capable of transforming the dream into reality

June 18, 2019 13:52

As a bulwark of government, the public service should work to ensure an effective administrative framework that effectively provides goods and services, maintains security, law and order, and ensures access, impartiality and justice - crucial to a governing government.

June 18, 2019 13:51

The role of modern governments in Africa is indeed very complex, even more so with the current problems of global interdependence, communications and the information technology revolution and public expectations to become more involved in the decisions that affect their lives. With the arrival of
Internet and open government, we must recognize that the days of taking
of political decision-making behind closed doors could be counted.

June 18, 2019 13:48

Leadership is one of those qualities that is easier to recognize than to define. The nature of leadership changes according to the requirements of a particular situation, because leaders themselves are diverse individuals

June 18, 2019 13:47

Leadership will continue to be the challenge for the future. Any reform effort is doomed if this aspect is not sufficiently addressed. It acts at the heart
of the problem, because much of the paradigm change or shift will depend on how the leadership perceives its role in re-engineering the change.

June 18, 2019 13:15

The transformational leader also tends to see the big picture, but has difficulty discerning the details in his vision, hence the problems that emerge. If he does not surround himself with people to take care of this level of information, then he is doomed to failure. Finally, the motivation of the transformational leader is, by definition, to transform. However, when the organization does not need transformation and people are happy as they are, then such a leader will be frustrated or will make forced transformations such as leaders in times of war or politicians in times of crisis, calling for reform despite the resistance of citizens. Thus, the leader loses credibility if he does not know how to transform his own leadership. Its end comes when it imposes transformation despite its unpopularity.