Leadership in Crisis: Jamie Cooper highlights lessons from African leaders’ responses to COVID-19

Big Win Philanthropy founding Chair and President Jamie Cooper recently shared insights about how African leaders are addressing the COVID-19 pandemic and its public health and economic impact.

Leadership in crisis

Big Win Philanthropy CEO Dr. Kesete Admasu recently discussed the key factors for effective leadership during the COVID-19 pandemic in an interview with the Harvard Ministerial Leadership Program.

Big Win’s Actions on COVID-19

Learn how Big Win is supporting our government partners across Africa as they work to minimize the negative health, human development and economic impact of COVID-19 on their populations.

When leaders of emerging economies chart a course for their countries’ prosperity

When investment in a youthful population today builds growth and stability for tomorrow

When different sectors collaborate to deliver transformational change

That’s a Big Win.

Welcome

Welcome to Big Win Philanthropy’s website. Here you can find information about our approach, our partners, our team and how to contact us, as well as examples of our work and the context for what we do.

Our mission

Big Win Philanthropy partners with driven and committed African leaders to deliver on their transformational visions for children and young people. We seek to improve lives directly and to build demographic dividends for equitable economic growth, peace and security.

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Leadership in Crisis: Jamie Cooper highlights lessons from African leaders’ responses to COVID-19

As part of the Harvard Ministerial Leadership Program’s ‘Leadership in Crisis’ series, Big Win Philanthropy founding Chair and President Jamie Cooper recently shared insights about how African leaders are addressing the COVID-19 pandemic and its…

Leadership in crisis: Dr. Kesete Admasu in conversation with the Harvard Ministerial Leadership Program

Dr. Kesete Admasu, CEO of Big Win Philanthropy and former Minister of Health in Ethiopia, recently discussed the key factors for effective leadership during the COVID-19 pandemic in an interview with the Harvard Ministerial Leadership…

Big Win partners with Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on new initiative to advance women’s public leadership across Africa

Big Win is proud to be supporting the Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Presidential Center for Women and Development as it embarks on a mission to advance women’s public leadership across Africa. Founded by the first democratically…