Promise of Africa

Africa Map

With 54 countries, over 1,000 languages, and nearly 800 million people, Africa is a diverse and vibrant continent. In size, you could fit China, India, Western Europe, Argentina, New Zealand, and the mainland of the United States in the African continent. Of note, it contains the only street in the world that houses two Nobel Peace Prize winners—Bishop Desmond Tutu and Nelson Mandela.

The people of sub-Saharan Africa are dynamic and thriving. Acknowledging their story, the Promise of Africa spotlights the best of the continent through lectures, books, news, articles, web-links and documentaries.