Alumni associations

We encourage you to maintain linkages established in Australia and to network with other Alumni on return from the Award. Such networks are valuable professional forums with mutual benefits to those involved.

Connect with other Alumni through Australia Awards’ Africa Connect.

List of Alumni association contacts (updated April 2017)


Association name Contact person

1. Botswana

Association of Botswana Australia Alumni (AoBAA)

Mpaphi Tsholofelo, Chair | Get in contact

Bakani Nlebgwa, Vice-Chair | Get in contact

Onameditse Tshepiso Ntshese, Secretary | Get in contact

Barney Morake, Alumni Ambassador | Get in contact

2. Burkina Faso  

Australian Scholarship Alumni Association of Burkina Faso


Jean-Marc Yameogo, Executive Secretary | Get in contact


3. Cameroon


Cameroon-Australia Alumni Association


Eric Ndeh Mboumien Ngang, Chair, Alumni Ambassador | Get in contact


4. Cape Verde


Cabo Verde Australia Alumni Association (CVAAA)


Eusebio Varela | Get in contact

5. Cote d’Ivoire  

Côte d’Ivoire Australia Alumni Association (Civ-AAA)


Monhessea Martin Tiehe, President | Get in contact

Filbert Kouassi N’Guessan, Alumni Ambassador | Get in contact


6. Ethiopia


Ethiopia Australia Alumni Association


Bezabih Gebereyes, Chair | Get in contact

Liya Girma, Alumni Ambassador | Get in contact

7. Ghana Ghana Australia Alumni Association (GAAA)  

Frederick Nsatimba, President | Get in contact

Martha Osekua Lewis Koku, Vice-President | Get in contact

Mildred Songbanyere Suglo, Alumni Ambassador | Get in contact

8. Kenya Kenya Australia Alumni Association (KAAA)  

Charles Ngunjiri, Chair | Get in contact

Naphtal Mwanziki, Vice-Chair | Get in contact

Angella Ndaka, Alumni Ambassador | Get in contact

9. Lesotho Australia Awards Lesotho Alumni Association
  • Malehloenya Nkhasi, Chair
10. Liberia Liberia Australia Alumni Association
11. Madagascar Australia Alumni Association of Madagascar (A3-MADA)
12. Malawi Malawi Australia Alumni Association
13. Mauritius Australian Alumni Association Mauritius
14. Mozambique Associação dos Antigos Estudantes Moçambicanos na Australia (AMEA)
15. Nigeria Nigeria Australia Alumni Association
16. Rwanda Rwanda Australia Alumni Organization (RAAO)
17. Senegal Senegal-Australia Alumni Association (SEN3A)
18. Seychelles Seychelles Australia Alumni Association
19. Sierra Leone AusAID Alumni Association Sierra Leone
20. South Africa Australia Awards/South Africa Alumni Association
21. Swaziland
22. Tanzania Tanzania Australia Alumni Association
23. Uganda Australia Alumni Association of Uganda (A3U)
24. Zambia Zambia Australia Alumni Association
25. Zimbabwe Zimbabwe Australia Alumni Association

Any questions?

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