Sciences Po in Nairobi [fr]
On 19the February 2018, Sciences Po inaugurated its first office in Africa, here in Nairobi. This makes it the first French University to open an office in English-Speaking Africa. This marks a new stage in the internationalisation strategy Sciences Po has been pursuing in Africa for more than 10years. It reflects Sciences Po’s desire to make the continent a priority for its development in the years to come.
The opening of Science Po offices in Kenya is part of a partnership with Alliance française in Nairobi and its engagement in Africa in backed by the MasterCard Foudnation, which seeks to offer support to African students of modest means.
Speaking to journalists at a press conference during the launch, Dr. Vanessa Scherrer, Vice President Delegate for International Affairs of Sciences Po. said that Sciences Po was look at increasing the number of African students attending university in France.
She also thanked the partners for this initiative.
Sciences Po in Nairobi - Sheila Chepkoech
Tel: +254 (0) 700 009 667
Sciences Po in Paris - Marie Frocain
Tel: +33 1 49 54 37 71