The Africa Center’s academic programs aim to generate strategic insights and analyses that can inform practitioners and policymakers on Africa’s security challenges. Participants include military, civilian, and civil society security sector professionals from Africa and their international counterparts. Drawing on practical experiences and lessons learned, the Center’s academic programs provide seminar-style venues for candid exchanges on priorities and best practices.

The thematic focuses of the Africa Center’s academic programs include:

Advancing Collective Security and Crisis Response

AU peacekeepers

Cross-Cutting Themes

Liberian police women (Photo: Africa Renewal)