The Great Lakes branch of Students for Liberty

The Great Lakes branch of Students for Liberty

“How to Eradicate the Barriers to Prosperity and Opportunity in Burundi, Rwanda and DR Congo” was the topic for the 3rd annual essay contest run by the Great Lakes branch of Students for Liberty and supported by NFS.   Director Aimable Manirakize said that quiz contests were a completely new idea in the region in 2016 but the program is now changing the lives of local people with new...

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Freedom, Entrepreneurship and Prosperity in Abidjan, Ivory Coast

Freedom, Entrepreneurship and Prosperity in Abidjan, Ivory Coast

The Audace Institute Afrique, whose mission is “a responsible freedom for a shared prosperity”, ran a workshop titled Freedom, Entrepreneurship and Prosperity in Abidjan, Ivory Coast in August 2018. 17 participants were selected from the Ivory Coast, Benin, Niger and Burundi on account of their understanding of the concept of a free society.It was facilitated by Dr Hicham El Moussaoui of the...

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Summer School in the City of Khoumissat, Morocco

Summer School in the City of Khoumissat, Morocco

The Arab Center in Morocco  is dedicated to promoting democracy, rule of law and the market economy in Morocco and across the MENA region. Amongst other things it undertakes translations, publications and events in many countries in the MENA region and invites people from those countries to their events in Morocco.  Its work is truly international. Between September 9th to 14th they organised a...

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Action for Liberty and Economic Development in Uganda

Action for Liberty and Economic Development in Uganda

Mugabi John Socrates is a tireless advocate of enterprise and prosperity in Uganda. Mugabi John Socrates has inspired the growth of Students for Liberty in Uganda over the last 18 months with many activities in universities around the country and now he is setting up ALED.  Action for Liberty and Economic Development in Uganda will be a civil society think tank to promote freedom and remove the...

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Sub-Saharan Africa Seminar

Sub-Saharan Africa Seminar

In October 2017 NFS held a Liberty Fund type event in Kenya called the African Young Scholars Colloquium. We met for dinner on the first night followed by two inspiring days of discussion on Liberty, Social Thinking and Constitutional Government led by Dr Stephen Davies, Director of Education at the Institute of Economic Affairs and using exactly the Liberty Fund discussion format.  19...

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Linus Okechukwu Unah Winner of the 2016 Rising Tide Foundation Essay Contest

Linus Okechukwu Unah Winner of the 2016 Rising Tide Foundation Essay Contest

The 2016 Rising Tide Foundation Essay Contest for African Undergraduates, was set up and managed by NFS and African Liberty Organisation for Development, ALOD, and won by Nigerian Linus Okechukwu Unah then in his last year as a journalism student.  His first prize was $1000 and a scholarship to the Liberty and Entrepreneurship Camp at St Paul’s University, Limuru, Kenya run by ALOD. Linus had...

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