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Fladio International Nigeria Limited (ediaro.com) Sign Strategic Alliance Agreement with Interswitch Limited for Provision of Payment Gateway Services

Fladio International Nigeria Limited (ediaro.com) Sign Strategic Alliance Agreement with Interswitch Limited for Provision of Payment Gateway Services. Mrs Aisha The Executive Director of Fladio International Nigeria Limited (Trading as as ediaro.com) speaking to the
media in Abuja “our main objectives for signing the Strategic Alliance agreement on Provision of Online Payment Integration services with Interswitch Limtied is to promote collaboration between both companies as it relates to integration to merchant websites & school portals to Interswitch online payment gateway.”

In addition, we are identifying our New and Potential clients requiring revenue collections solutions across multiple channels e.g. bank branch, POS, web, mobile; funds disbursement payment solutions; thereby availing alternative electronic payment methods and promoting the Cashless policy of the Central Bank of Nigeria to our clients easier and faster than anyone else.

Aisha stated that, Fladio will be responsible for creating, integrating and managing Websites built for Merchants including any customisation and inclusion of other features that is requested by the Merchant, Ecommerce website owner, Schools and other related organisation requiring the service. We can easily facilitate enrolment and integration of customers to Collegepay Bank Branch, Collegepay Web, Collegepay Aggregator Scheme, Paydirect Bakn Branch, Paydirect Web, Webpay, AUTOPAY, Quickteller and VERVE Cards (Customised CARD).

In addition, we will Utilize the integration specification document/APIs provided by Interswitch and provide
provide requisite training on the Payment Solutions to Merchants and also provide front-end access, integration, setup and technical support to Users of its service.

To make the process easy and swift ediaro.com (a member of Fladio International Nigeria Limited) technical support team will be available thru our Live Chat, Email, Forum, Telephone and social media to Provide Merchant with professional technical support as it relates to issues with connectivity between the payment solutions and websites/portals or any of the payment channels. We will be responsible for resolving issues and complaints relating to service portal and checkout process.

 

About Fladio International Nigeria Limited (ediaro.com)

ediaro.com was established as a firm in Nigeria on October 23, 2009, with interest in youth development, website development, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), international opportunities, eLibrary, among others. On August 19, 2010, it became statutorily incorporated as: Fladio International Nigeria Limited with registration number RC 907451 in Abuja, Nigeria under the Nigeria Companies and Allied Matters Act (CAMA) 1990. It’s interest’s are further more diversified to e-commerce, Professional ICT, Automobile, Real Estate (Properties), Publishing,Transportation, Oil and Gas.

ediaro.com is a multifaceted Proudly Nigerian, Truly international company dedicated to employing ICT to change FLADIOthe world. We are one of the best website development company in Nigeria; with clients base ranging from Individuals, Small Scale Business, Ecommerce, Government Agencies, Group of Companies among others.

When you partner with ediaro.com (Fladio International Nigeria Limited) for your ICT needs, you are associating with one of Africa’s best Website Development and ICT company. ediaro.com is the 1st Nigerian company listed on the Economic Community for West African States (ECOWAS) ECOBIZ computer session in 2010.

Another milestone is the signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Africa’s Global Bank in 2013- United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) signed with us at Fladio International Nigeria Limited (ediaro.com) to develop ecommerce website for the Bank customers.

In 2015, seeing the positive impact we have made on UBA UCollect, Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc; another Multinational Bank that originated from South Africa approached us and signed an agreement for the promotion of the use of SIBTC Payment Gateway for new Merchants. Hence, Fladio International Nigeria Limited can now develop, refer, integrate merchants websites and online stores to SIBTC Payment gateway and also provide technical support to such merchants.

Our success if further evident when Interswitch Limited signed a 5 Years Strategic Alliance agreement in the provision of online payment gateway service, revenue collection solutions and Cards for Sites deployed for merchants and customers.

Our company is designed to provide seamless services to enable our clients achieve their goals and objectives. Our collective strengths and flexible expansive capabilities ensure that we remain at the cutting edge in the Information Communication Technology industry. Since inception, ediaro.com has maintained a steady growth. The company’s approach is geared towards providing quality services to new and existing clients without feeling the need to expand at a rate that would sacrifice quality to our clients.

 

About Interswitch Limited

Interswitch is an Africa-focused integrated digital payments and commerce company that facilitates the electronic circulation of money as well as the exchange of value between individuals and organisations on a timely and consistent basis.

The company started operations in 2002 as a transaction switching and electronic payments processing company interswitchngnewthat builds and manages payment infrastructure as well as deliver innovative payment products and transactional services throughout the African continent.

Today, Interswitch is at the forefront of creating intuitive ways to pay and transact using digital technologies. We see the distinction between traditional channels and customer touchpoints like bank branches, ATMs, POS Terminals, Kiosks, PCs, etc., gradually fading and giving way to a set of digital cloud services that can be assessed anywhere and anytime using mobile devices and wearables and delivering payment experiences like never before.

Our solutions and services are secure. They provide convenience and real value for consumers. They also reduce costs, improve operational efficiency as well as drive sustainable revenue growth for institutions.

For more information on online payment integration, website development, ICT Solutions, Hardware and Network deployment among others call us on: (+234) 080-9502-9999, info@ediaro.com or click here to fill our contact page

About Fladio International Nigeria Limited

For over 5 years ediaro.com (a member of Fladio International Nigeria Limited) has provided web solutions and advertising for public and private sectors. Our main division is Computer and Information Technology. Thanks to our flexible approach towards the development of new solutions, we have often been at the inception of digital revolution and incorporating the most recent technologies. When you partner with ediaro.com, you are associating with one of Africa’s best company for your ICT needs, we are the 1st Nigerian Company listed on the Economic Community for West African States (ECOWAS) ECOBIZ computer session in 2010. Focusing on quality, reliability and design of our products and services has brought us customers and partnership with local and Multinational Companies such as United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA), Interswitch Limited, Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc among others. Our current customer portfolio covers individuals, companies and Government agencies across the globe including Nigeria, India, United Kingdom, Mozambique and United States of America.

Fladio International Nigeria Limited (ediaro.com) Sign agreement with Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc

Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc (SIBTC) has signed an agreement with Fladio International Nigeria Limited (trading as ediaro.com ) to Integrate Stanbic IBTC Payment Gateway to enable customers process local and international card transactions and credit the fund to their Stanbic IBTC Bank account.

According to Mrs Aisha the Executive Director of Fladio International Nigeria Limited, ediaro.com will be developing websites for Merchant that do not have online prescene. Afterwards, we will integrate Merchants websites and/or online stores to Stanbic IBTC Payment gateway to begin accepting debit, credit and prepaid card based transactions and also provide technical support to such merchants.

If the client already has a website, we can integrate the SIBTC payment gateway into it. For website hosted and developed by ediaro.com, we will ensure that the website is up and running and maintain technical uptime of the website via our multi channels support medium by Email, Telephone, Forum, Online Chat etc.

To go an extra-mile, we will ensure speedy and efficient activation of Merchants on SIBTC Payment Gateway upon a Merchant’s request and Bank’s consent – through our dedicated Stanbic IBTC dedicated technical support crew.

 

FLADIO

About Fladio International Nigeria Limited (ediaro.com)

ediaro.com was established as a firm in Nigeria on October 23, 2009, with interest in youth development, website development, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), international opportunities, eLibrary, among others. On August 19, 2010, it became statutorily incorporated as: Fladio International Nigeria Limited with registration number RC 907451 in Abuja, Nigeria under the Nigeria Companies and Allied Matters Act (CAMA) 1990. It’s interest’s are further more diversified to e-commerce, Professional ICT, Automobile, Real Estate (Properties), Publishing,Transportation, Oil and Gas.

ediaro.com is a multifaceted Proudly Nigerian, Truly international company dedicated to employing ICT to change the world. We are one of the best website development company in Nigeria; with clients base ranging from Individuals, Small Scale Business, Ecommerce, Government Agencies, Group of Companies among others.

When you partner with ediaro.com (Fladio International Nigeria Limited) for your ICT needs, you are associating with one of Africa’s best Website Development and ICT company. ediaro.com is the 1st Nigerian company listed on the Economic Community for West African States (ECOWAS) ECOBIZ computer session in 2010.

Another milestone is the signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Africa’s Global Bank in 2013- United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) signed with us at Fladio International Nigeria Limited (ediaro.com) to develop ecommerce website for the Bank customers.

In 2015, Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc; another Multinational Bank that originated from South Africa approached us and signed an agreement for the promotion of the use of SIBTC Payment Gateway for new Merchants. Hence, Fladio International Nigeria Limited can now develop, refer, integrate merchants websites and online stores to SIBTC Payment gateway and also provide technical support to such merchants.

Our success if further evident by the recent signing of 5 Years Strategic Alliance agreement with Interswitch Limited in the provision of online payment gateway service, revenue collection solutions and Cards for Sites deployed for merchants and customers.

Our company is designed to provide seamless services to enable our clients achieve their goals and objectives. Our collective strengths and flexible expansive capabilities ensure that we remain at the cutting edge in the Information Communication Technology industry. Since inception, ediaro.com has maintained a steady growth. The company’s approach is geared towards providing quality services to new and existing clients without feeling the need to expand at a rate that would sacrifice quality to our clients.

 

stanbic ibtc logo

About Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc

Stanbic IBTC is a leading provider of integrated financial services, pensions and wealth management products and services.

Our personal and business banking solutions let you spend more time living and less time banking. Our people and technology will help you move forward.
We offer all our clients a wide range of personal and commercial banking products through over 180 branches spread across every state in Nigeria and our online banking platforms.

We offer current, savings, and domiciliary accounts; personal loans, car loans and asset financing; MasterCard debit cards, Visa credit cards; home loans; internet banking; accounts for SMEs and the award-winning *909# MobileMoney.

We cater for individuals and businesses through carefully designed retail and business banking products. We also offer self-service channels powered by sophisticated technology to bring convenient banking to customers.

Our clients can also get custodial services through Stanbic Nominees Nigeria Limited, our custody arm and non-pension asset custodian, acting in a nominee capacity for clients’ transactions in securities and other investments.

We are a key player in financial inclusion and are poised to take banking to the doorsteps of our customers; taking care of the banking needs of different categories of persons and businesses.

Stanbic IBTC Bank is a Member of The Standard Bank Group, Africa’s largest banking group by assets and market capitalization, has been in operation for 153 years and has direct, on-the-ground representation in 20 African countries.  Stanbic IBTC Holdings Plc is a full service financial services group with a clear focus on three main business pillars – Corporate and Investment Banking, Personal and Business Banking and Wealth Management.

For more information on online payment integration, website development, ICT Solutions, Hardware and Network deployment among others call us on: (+234) 080-9502-9999, info@ediaro.com or click here to fill our contact page

About Fladio International Nigeria Limited

For over 5 years ediaro.com (a member of Fladio International Nigeria Limited) has provided web solutions and advertising for public and private sectors. Our main division is Computer and Information Technology. Thanks to our flexible approach towards the development of new solutions, we have often been at the inception of digital revolution and incorporating the most recent technologies. When you partner with ediaro.com, you are associating with one of Africa’s best company for your ICT needs, we are the 1st Nigerian Company listed on the Economic Community for West African States (ECOWAS) ECOBIZ computer session in 2010. Focusing on quality, reliability and design of our products and services has brought us customers and partnership with local and Multinational Companies such as United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA), Interswitch Limited, Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc among others. Our current customer portfolio covers individuals, companies and Government agencies across the globe including Nigeria, India, United Kingdom, Mozambique and United States of America.

Nestlé Scholarship for Women Switzerland 2015/2016

The IMD MBA program develops technical competence, self-awareness and moral judgment. This informs our choices of program content, teaching method and research agendas. We select the best group of 90 participants every year – experienced, mature and globally minded. We offer real-life, solid education recognized for its direct applicability and impact.

IMD’s choices continuously earn us the highest praise for offering an educational experience second to none; they also limit our ability to compete on issues unrelated to education.

FINANCIAL AID

Every year, IMD supports about half of the MBA class by granting them scholarships or loans. The total amount of scholarships available each year is around CHF500’000 and CHF 1.3 million for loans.

The maximum financial aid awarded per admitted candidate is CHF 65,000.

LOANS

The IMD MBA finance committee works with a Swiss bank to provide loans to candidates who demonstrate no alternative sources of funding. In order to apply you need to:

Gain acceptance into the IMD MBA
Confirm your intention to participate in the program by paying the advance deposit of CHF 15,000
Complete the MBA Financial Aid Application Form and submit it to IMD
Read and accept the Loans Conditions
The deadline to apply for loans is October 30 and November 15 for the September deadline applicants. We encourage admitted candidates to apply as soon as possible.

SCHOLARSHIPS

IMD’s scholarship program offers several types of scholarship according to demographic, geographic or work related criteria. Applicants may apply to several scholarships simultaneously but only one scholarship can be awarded. In order to apply you need to:

Gain acceptance into the IMD MBA
Confirm your intention to participate in the program by paying the advance deposit of CHF 15,000
Use the IMD MBA Scholarship Template to write your essays
Complete the MBA Financial Aid Application Form (when requested) and submit your essays to mbafinance@imd.org
All essays should reflect your personal point of view expressed in your own words, if necessary supported by proper citation.

IMD reserves the right not to award a scholarship if the criteria are not met to the satisfaction of the jury/sponsors.

The deadline to apply for any scholarship is September 30.
List of Scholarships

MBA Class Scholarship for Emerging Markets – CHF 200’000 (to be split between the winners of the scholarship)

IMD’s MBA program is offering a new and considerable scholarship program to enable young leaders from emerging markets to earn the IMD MBA degree. Scholarships are granted subject to acceptance to the program, demonstrated financial need and nomination by the scholarship selection committee.

Demonstrated financial need; complete our Financial Aid Application
For citizens of developing countries (except BRIC countries)
Good academic results (GMAT)
Strong reference letters
Steady career progression
Staton Scholarship (x 1) US$ 50,000

For applicants from South America (with the exception of Brazil), on condition that the candidate returns to South America for at least three years after graduation.

Demonstrate financial need by completing our Financial Aid Application and submit a 750 word essay on:
The role of entrepreneurship in moving my country forward and my contribution to that goal.
IMD MBA Future Leaders Scholarships (x 3) CHF 30,000

For applicants who demonstrate exceptional leadership understanding.

Submit a 750 word essay on:
It has been said that success in business requires flexibility to be responsive, but also commitment to a recognized set of values. Discuss using your personal and professional experience.
IMD MBA Alumni Scholarships (x 5) CHF 30,000

One scholarship is awarded to a citizen, but not necessarily current resident, of each region: Asia, Africa/Middle East, Latin America, Eastern Europe and Western Europe/North America/Oceania

Demonstrate financial need by completing our Financial Aid Application and submit a 1,000 word essay on:
Identify one issue in your region / country which you consider a priority to address. Why would you choose this issue? How would you, as a business leader, personally address it and ensure your action has a sustainable impact?
Essays should be personal and visionary, and include a clear description of how the solution could be implemented in a sustained manner.
Van Oord Scholarship (x 1) CHF 30,000

For citizens of developing countries whose progress has been strongly influenced by its seaside location, struggle against the water, maritime tradition, river transportation system, etc. Preference for those with a technical background / experience related to marine engineering who wish to return to their countries after graduation.

Demonstrate financial need by completing our Financial Aid Application and submit a 750 word essay on:
How the seaside location of my country can be better used to contribute to economic growth and sustainability?
Nestlé Scholarship for Women (x 1) CHF 25,000

Preference is given to women from developing countries*.

Demonstrate financial need by completing our Financial Aid Application and submit a 750 word essay on:
Many have argued that greater diversity in the Top Management team of an organization is good for profits and customers. What would you recommend as ways to achieve greater diversity?
*Employees of Nestlé and its subsidiaries are not eligible

Jim Ellert Scholarship (x 1) CHF 20,000

Preference is given to citizens from Africa, Central and Eastern Europe and the South-Eastern Asian Peninsula.

Demonstrate financial need by completing our Financial Aid Application and submit a 500 word essay on:
Why I would like to do an MBA at IMD?
The quality of the admission application will also be taken into consideration
Stewart Hamilton Scholarship (x 1) CHF 20,000

For applicants who demonstrate an understanding of corporate governance and corporate responsibility.

Demonstrate financial need by completing our Financial Aid Application, read the case study ‘Hollinger and the Downfall of Conrad Black’ and submit a 750 word essay on:
What failed in the Hollinger corporate governance system and what are your personal learnings from this
case study?
IMD MBA Merit Scholarships (x 5) CHF 10,000

Awarded at the discretion of IMD’s Admissions Committee at the time of offer to applicants who demonstrated exceptional qualities throughout the admissions process.

Official Website: http://www.imd.org/mba-admission-fees/#tab=3

About Fladio International Nigeria Limited

For over 5 years ediaro.com (a member of Fladio International Nigeria Limited) has provided web solutions and advertising for public and private sectors. Our main division is Computer and Information Technology. Thanks to our flexible approach towards the development of new solutions, we have often been at the inception of digital revolution and incorporating the most recent technologies. When you partner with ediaro.com, you are associating with one of Africa’s best company for your ICT needs, we are the 1st Nigerian Company listed on the Economic Community for West African States (ECOWAS) ECOBIZ computer session in 2010. Focusing on quality, reliability and design of our products and services has brought us customers and partnership with local and Multinational Companies such as United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA), Interswitch Limited, Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc among others. Our current customer portfolio covers individuals, companies and Government agencies across the globe including Nigeria, India, United Kingdom, Mozambique and United States of America.

Eisenhower Fellowships 2016

Eisenhower Fellowships identifies, empowers and links outstanding leaders from around the world helping them toeisenhower achieve consequential outcomes across sectors and borders. EF provides a transformational experience leading to a lifetime engagement in a global network, where dialogue and collaboration make the world more peaceful, just, and prosperous.

 

AFRICA PROGRAM DATES: OCTOBER 2 – NOVEMBER 18, 2016.

SELECTION: Eisenhower Fellowships seeks a diverse mix of applicants, ages 32-45, from a wide range of professional sectors. EF provides a unique leadership development opportunity for individuals who have a demonstrated track record of significant professional and community achievements and who seek to tackle big challenges in the future. Competitive candidates articulate goals for the fellowship program and propose steps to achieve them. EF seeks ascendant leaders who are committed to making the world more peaceful, prosperous and just, and who are committed to a lifelong engagement with EF’s network of 1,400 active leaders around the world. Click for additional information for applicants.

HOW TO APPLY: Candidates from the seven countries listed below should apply directly to Eisenhower Fellowships using the online application.
1. Ghana
2. Kenya
3. Nigeria
4. Rwanda
5. South Africa
6. Tanzania
7. Zimbabwe

Candidates from other countries in Sub-Saharan Africa will be considered if they have a track record of regional impact and are nominated by a member of the Africa Leadership Steering Committee or a member of the Eisenhower Fellowships’ global network. Nominated candidates should apply by using the online application.

TIMELINE:
July 1, 2015
Launch of 2016 Africa Program Recruitment
October 15, 2015 Deadline to submit application materials
December 15, 2015 Nominating Committees submit finalists to EF
April 1, 2016 Candidates will be notified of results
October 2-November 18, 2016 Africa program takes place in the United States

LEADERSHIP: Honorary Co-Chairs of the Africa Leadership Steering Committee are Dr. Mohamed Ibrahim, Chair, Mo Ibrahim Foundation, and former U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Africa Affairs, Ambassador Jendayi Frazer. For a complete list of members of the Steering Committee click here.

For questions about the 2016 Africa Program, please contact international@efworld.org.

Click here to access the online application form.

 

History of Eisenhower Fellowship
1950S
IN 1953, TO CELEBRATE PRESIDENT DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER’S FIRST BIRTHDAY IN THE WHITE HOUSE, A GROUP OF BUSINESSMEN
FOUNDED AN INTERNATIONAL LEADER EXCHANGE PROGRAM TO HONOR HIS DEVOTION TO WORLD PEACE.
Led by Thomas B. McCabe, then-CEO of Scott Paper and former Federal Reserve Chairman, they created a private, non-profit, non-partisan organization, governed by a board of trustees whose members included presidents of IBM, B.F. Goodrich, Chairman of G.E., a governor, U.S. Cabinet Secretary, U.S. delegate to the U.N. and 7 university or college presidents. Ten years later, the president described the program as “possibly the most splendid birthday present I have ever received.”
Phila Inquirer Headline
1970S
BY 1975 THERE HAD BEEN 549 FELLOWS FROM 86 NATIONS.
In 1976, as the U.S. celebrated its bicentennial, 101 Fellows from 56 countries convened in San Francisco for EF’s First World Forum. Impressed by the loyalty and engagement of the alumni group, EF trustees named five international Fellows to the board, and since that time there have always been trustee who are also alumni Fellows. In 1977, in a move that greatly strengthened the program’s leadership, EF appointed President Gerald R. Ford as its president. He would later serve, from 1980 to 1986, as chairman of the board.
1976 World Forum – San Francisco
1990S
THE CAPITAL FUND DRIVE SURPASSED ITS GOAL AND EF CELEBRATED THE CENTENNIAL OF PRESIDENT EISENHOWER’S BIRTH AT ITS SECOND WORLD FORUM IN PHILADELPHIA, WHERE OVER 200 FELLOWS FROM 63 COUNTRIES ENJOYED FOUR DAYS OF REMINISCING AND SUBSTANTIVE DISCUSSIONS.
This enthusiastic response inspired 11 more countries (from Ireland to Indonesia) to host EF gatherings over the next 18 years. In 1990, legislation sponsored by Senator Bob Dole and Representative Pat Roberts established a permanent endowment to honor President Eisenhower, under which EF would receive the yearly interest earned on a $7.5 million federal trust fund.

A Single Nation Program for Poland in 1991 and a Single Nation Program for then-Czechoslovakia the next year, along with the addition of Bulgaria and Romania to the list of active countries, quickly established EF’s strong presence in the emerging democracies of Eastern Europe. In 1994, after South Africa elected its first truly democratic government, EF ran a South Africa Single Nation Program for nine Fellows drawn from that country’s major ethnic groups and geographical areas. Later in the decade, the personal efforts of President George H.W. Bush, then EF chairman, enabled two programs for China, reflecting that country’s size and growing influence. As the century ended, EF was planning programs for Russia and India.

One innovation brought sharper focus to the USA Program. In 1999, a distinguished committee in North Carolina’s Research Triangle region launched EF’s first Regional Initiative, whereby Fellows from the region would travel abroad and later, as alumni, host international Fellows visiting the area.
Kissinger with 1999 Group
1960S
EACH YEAR’S PROGRAM NOW INCLUDED AT LEAST TWO SEMINARS WHERE FELLOWS MET AND SHARED EXPERIENCES. EF CONTINUES TO MEASURE THE IMPACT OF ITS FIRST DECADE ON EISENHOWER FELLOWS AROUND THE WORLD.

Yearly newsletters and three international alumni conferences (Geneva, Istanbul, Buenos Aires) strengthened the bonds among old friends and created new linkages. A second Ford Foundation grant in 1967 encouraged EF to experiment with larger programs, increasing the number of Fellows per year to forty-three. EF also began receiving contracts from other exchange organizations to administer their programs.

Much of the tumult of the late 1960s unfolded before the Fellows’ eyes as they traveled throughout the U.S.
JFK With Fellows & Spouses
1980S
IN 1984, THE U.S. CONGRESS AUTHORIZED A $7.5 MILLION GRANT TO COVER FELLOWSHIP EXPENSES FOR SEVEN YEARS.
The trustees launched a five-year capital fund drive, the first in EF history, and they directed the staff to expand the program’s size and scope. The first initiative was to add a second program each year to complement EF’s signature Multi-Nation Program, which granted only one fellowship to each participating country. In the fall of 1986, six Fellows from the Philippines inaugurated the first Single Nation Program. In 1989 the USA Fellow Program resumed after a 26-year hiatus, leading EF to commit to three programs and 50 Fellows a year.
Gerald Ford with Fellows
2000S
WITH THE CHAIRMANSHIPS OF HENRY KISSINGER AND LATER GENERAL COLIN POWELL, EF’S SIXTH DECADE BROUGHT SIGNIFICANT DEVELOPMENTS, INCLUDING GROWING THE ALUMNI NETWORK & STRENGTHENING INTERNATIONAL & USA PROGRAMS.
The success of the North Carolina initiative prompted EF to organize further initiatives in Pennsylvania, New England and St. Louis. USA Fellows can choose their fellowship destination from a list of almost 40 countries on six continents. While the Multi-Nation Program continued, regional programs (four for Asia, and one each for Latin America and the Middle East) also reflected an emphasis on international linkages, as did two Common Interest Programs: “Challenges in Urbanization” (2007) and ”Fueling Growth” (2009).

Since the late 1990s, EF has given high priority to the support of an active network of alumni. An online Directory of Fellows and news on the EF website augmented the usefulness of the network, and overseas alumni conferences in Singapore, Istanbul, Dublin, Malaysia, Brazil, and France reinforced a sense of common identity and purpose. Alumni Associations have been established in 40 countries to foster a sense of EF pride and generate substantive activities. In 2008, the Eisenhower Day of Fellowship was initiated to renew the fellowship experience, increase the impact and visibility of Eisenhower Fellowships, and commemorate the founding of the organization.

In the fall of 2010, EF sponsored its first Women’s Leadership Program, bringing together 19 distinguished women from around the world, and five from the U.S., commencing with the Leadership & Innovation Conference in Philadelphia. Other dynamic gatherings of Eisenhower Fellows and guests included “New Asia Rising” in Bali, Indonesia, “Rapid Change Rapid Challenge” in North Carolina, USA, and “South Asia on the Move” in Colombo, Sri Lanka, as well as two UnConferences (the first in Boston, second in St. Louis).

In 2012, the USA Program brought back national recruitment efforts. Beginning September 2014, EF will host its first Innovation Program.

 

Official Website: https://efworld.org/africaprogram

About Fladio International Nigeria Limited

For over 5 years ediaro.com (a member of Fladio International Nigeria Limited) has provided web solutions and advertising for public and private sectors. Our main division is Computer and Information Technology. Thanks to our flexible approach towards the development of new solutions, we have often been at the inception of digital revolution and incorporating the most recent technologies. When you partner with ediaro.com, you are associating with one of Africa’s best company for your ICT needs, we are the 1st Nigerian Company listed on the Economic Community for West African States (ECOWAS) ECOBIZ computer session in 2010. Focusing on quality, reliability and design of our products and services has brought us customers and partnership with local and Multinational Companies such as United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA), Interswitch Limited, Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc among others. Our current customer portfolio covers individuals, companies and Government agencies across the globe including Nigeria, India, United Kingdom, Mozambique and United States of America.

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