Jakibai Kimis, a Medical student volunteered in Ghana as part of her MLP volunteering. She believes it was one of the best experiences she has ever had. Above is Jakibai with two premature, jaundiced babies, alongside a local nurse while she was volunteering at Ridge Hospital in the Ghana capital, Accra.
Manchester Leadership Programme aims to:
- inform, enlighten and inspire the leaders of tomorrow by providing an opportunity to learn from the leaders of today
- enrich the learning and enhance the employability of students at The University of Manchester
- challenge and equip students to confront personal values and make ethical judgements
- prepare students for citizenship, entrepreneurship and leadership in diverse global environments
Students who successfully complete both the academic units and the volunteering receive the prestigious Manchester Leadership Award.