© 2018 by GNAP

Accelerating the transformation of Africa and the emerging world

WHO WE ARE

GNAP is an independent, non-partisan, non-profit, international, participatory think tank and do tank at the forefront of providing world-class evidence-based insights, new strategic thinking, and innovative solutions to the most pressing issues facing Africa, emerging markets, and the increasingly uncertain world.
 
We are at the epicenter of connecting the worlds of pre-eminent ideas and impactful actions & providing innovation solutions while engaging the foremost political, business, academic, international, and leaders of society to accelerate the transformation of Africa and emerging markets, and shape a stronger future for the world.    
Our cutting-edge work helps companies, governments, international organizations, global leaders, C-level executives, thinkers and practitioners increase their performance and build a more prosperous world.

OUR ACTIVITIES

Bringing change from the stage by inspiring the audience and compelling people to shape the future

We deliver powerful and high-energy customized distinguished keynote speeches that elevate, inspire, and unlock the imagination and strategic thinking of the audience, and compel attendees to act with mind-blowing and implementable take-aways.  We use speeches to help create a value today, understand what will happen in the future, and build strategies for future success.

KEY ACTIVITY: Keynotes that compel action and bring change from the stage.

Pushing the frontier of the knowledge on Africa and the emerging world to create the future we want

We are at the forefront of providing world-class evidence-based research, insights, new strategic thinking, and innovative solutions to the most pressing issues facing Africa, emerging markets, and the uncertain world in the era of the Fourth Industrial Revolution. We disseminate our work in the most prestigious and relevant platforms to ensure impact and bring the future closer.

KEY ACTIVITY: Generate world-class research, analysis, futurist and strategic thinking that unlock Africa and world’s potential.

Accelerating the transformation of Africa and the emerging world to build a global future today

We are at the epicenter of connecting the world of ideas and actions by engaging the foremost political, business, academic, and society leaders to act, create impact, and shape a stronger future for facing Africa, emerging countries, and the uncertain world. We create unique policy impact through engagement in unique convening, track 2 diplomacy, partnerships, round-tables, workshops, seminars, briefings, international conferences and forum, training, among others. ​

KEY ACTIVITY: Connect ideas with actions to create impact in the real world today and shape the future.

Training decision-makers in the skills and leadership qualities necessary to thrive in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

We provide world-class training, education, skills-building exercises, and leadership workshops for the Fourth Industrial Revolution and the future of work. Our future thinking workshop and seminars engage decision makers to immediately and efficiently address the most pressing issues facing emerging economies, states, and societies.

KEY ACTIVITY: Training individuals in the skills and leadership for the Fourth Industrial Revolution and the future of work.

Providing the strategies to turn insights into great execution in the context of uncertainty of the digital age

We provide top global leaders with the strategies to turn insights into great execution in the digital age and futuristic context. We provide a unique perspective that helps organizations improve their performance and build the future they want in a fast-changing world.

KEY ACTIVITY: From thinking to doing: strategic insights and execution in a futuristic context.

Creating the new narrative and featuring successes

We craft a new narrative by featuring often-overlooked notable successes, models, stories, and trajectories to inspire and shape a new narrative for Africa and the emerging world. We acknowledge the challenges, but believe in the power of learning from successes, especially from the examples of those who beat the odds to become successful. We feature do thank and think thank fellows.

KEY ACTIVITY: Owning our narrative and writing our own story