Africa Forum

The Africa Forum is a special event that engages expert speakers on issues related to strengthening international partnerships and collaboration with Africa, and provides networking opportunities with colleagues from around the continent and the world.

Broaden your knowledge of international education and exchange with Africa. Hear experts speak on internationalization efforts in the region and meet with higher education leaders from African institutions, including the fellows from NAFSA’s Global Dialogue Fellowship Program.

Africa Forum 2020

The 2020 Africa Forum will take place on May 26 in St. Louis, MO. The theme is "Innovative Partnerships to Transform Higher Education in Africa."

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Africa Forum 2019

The 2019 Africa Forum explored issues related to international partnerships and cooperation with Africa. Global Dialogue Program fellows and partners, and other African higher education leaders shared innovative practices in the region.

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Africa Forum Resources

Read the reports from previous NAFSA Africa Forums:

Africa MIG

To continue the conversation from the Forum, we encourage you to join the NAFSA Africa MIG, a member special interest group created to raise the visibility and coverage of Africa, and to promote and support international educational flows between the continent and the rest of the world.