Lawyers Hub with the support of Omidyar Network is launching the Africa Digital Policy Institute(ADPI) a premier training institution that seeks to grow the next generation of digital policy leaders.



The ADPA fellowship is a 6 months fellowship of blended virtual learning and industry engagement on Digital Policy in Africa. We are confident that our cohort of policy fellows will grow to be emerging leaders influencing digital policy in their host countries and Africa as a whole

What kind of courses do we have in store for you?

Are eligible?

Must be a citizen of any African country at the time of application and while participating in the program

Must demonstrate themselves as emerging leaders in Digital Policy.

Must have strong organizational and communication skills.

Must be proficient in either written and spoken English or French

Must have at least 3 years Professional experience in Law, Public Policy, Social Sciences, Technology or related field

Must have at least a Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent in Law, Public Policy, Social sciences, Technology or related field.

Eligibility Requirements.

Digital Rights and Governance in The 21st Century

  • Digital Identity Systems

  • Future Technology, AI and Ethics

  • Data Governance and Privacy

  •  Digital Authoritarianism and Elections in Africa

The Digital Economy and the Future of Work:

  • The Taxation of The Digital Economy

  • Digital Trade Agreements

  • The Gig Economy and Labour Rights

  • Antitrust and Competition Law in the Digital Age

The Future of Technology Policy and Emerging Trends

  • Data Visualisation for Policy and Law

  • The Evolving Nature of IP Law

  • The Emergence of Blockchain and Digital Currencies

  • The Evolution of the Law and Policy in the Digital Age


Work with us.

We would like to invite you to partner with us in order to deliver a valuable learning experience to our inaugural cohort.


As an Individual, based on your professional experience, if you believe you are best suited to serve as a course instructor or mentor and would provide invaluable guidance to our fellows in  this area.

Partner Organization

As a partner Organization, you can: 

  1. Sponsor the Africa Digital Policy Academy or other institute events and activities.

  2. Host a training session in your area of expertise.

  3. Host an ADPA Fellow for their professional Development experience. 

  4. Sponsor research by an ADPA Fellow.

Learning Institution

As a learning Institution you can: 

  1. Host an ADPA fellow during their learning and research

  2. Offer credits to Learners in their respective learning institutions to APDA Fellows who complete and pass their ADPA course

  3. Provide speakers and mentors at ADPA 

Design your Own

If you have more ideas on how we can engage for the sustainable development of ADPA we invite you to reach out to us.

If you are interested in any of the above opportunities please reach out to us via email.


Bishop Road First Ngong Ave,
Nairobi, Kenya

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