Flourishing African Cities: a program for undergraduate students worldwide

The Fall 2023 Global Columbia Collaboratory Flourishing African Cities: Urban Development, Food Systems, and Clean Energy is a free, not-for-credit, virtual global program exploring African cities’ path toward sustainability and resilience. The program welcomes currently enrolled undergraduate students from around the world.

Through seminars, working groups, and interactive sessions with NGOs working in the field, students will reflect, ideate, and collaborate to learn, discuss, and raise awareness about innovative ways African cities address global challenges and local priorities. 

Applications are now open until Friday, September 8, 2023, and reviewed on a rolling basis until the program is full.

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The Fall 2023 Collaboratory is offered by Columbia University’s Center for Undergraduate Global Engagement in partnership with Columbia Global Centers | Nairobi and the City Diplomacy Lab.