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MSc in geopolitics and geo-economics of emerging Africa MSc in geopolitics and geo-economics of emerging Africa

Program overview

 

This program deals with the geopolitics and geo-economics of emerging Africa. It will enable executives and business leaders to integrate the fundamental strategic data that are inherent to the development of their continent. It will enhance their ability to identify, anticipate and manage international risks. The main objective is to facilitate the growth and sustainability of their business in Africa. 

Executive MSc in Geopolitics and Geo-economics of Emerging Africa

Format: 9 modules over 45 days
Duration: 13 à 16 months (9 modules sur 45 jours)
Language(s): French
Next start(s):
Place(s): Maroc

EXPERIENCE FEEDBACK

Testimonials about the MSc in Geopolitics and Geo-economics of Emerging Africa Program from HEC Paris Executive Education. HEC Paris Executive Education.

Sylvie Monemou Yonga
Omar Benrouyne
Nadia Lamlili

Objectives

 

Analyze major intra-continental geopolitical and geo-economic trends and issues 


Acquire an adapted prospective vision  


Anticipate “real risks” in conflict zones 


Make appropriate decisions to develop activities in new regions


Identify and build lasting “political and economic” partnerships on the continent 


Develop expertise on African continent markets to develop profitable growth and development

Benefits

 

This HEC Paris Executive Education course is fully integrated into the African context of Mohammed VI University  


This program describes the three geopolitical issues: risk management and foresight, management of emergence and specificities of the African continent

Program

 

 


MODULE 1 & 2 (10 days)

  • Geopolitics and international risks  
  • Geopolitics of Maghreb-Africa relations  
  • Seminar on "Current geopolitical changes in Africa"  

MODULE 3 & 4 (10 days)   

  • Geopolitics and risk forecasting  
  • Strategy and risk management in companies  
  • Country-specific uncertainty analysis and approaches to risks in Africa  
  • Understanding the "African risk” 

MODULE 5 & 6 (10 days)  

  • Globalization and the South: new strategies for South-South cooperation  
  • International economic and social dynamics  
  • What are the appropriate development strategies for Africa?  

MODULE 7 & 8 (10 days)  

  • Regional integration and dynamics  
  • Seminar on "Africa and development"  
  • Seminar on "The economic emergence of Africa"

Academic Director(s)

Pascal Chaigneau
PASCAL CHAIGNEAU
Adjunct professor, HEC Paris

Learning methods

 

  • High-level conceptual and methodological input  
  • Active and participation-based learning methods allowing significant involvement of the participants; many case studies and reports are to be produced  
  • Emphasis placed on transfer of experience  
  • Personalization of training through individual support 

Our Partner

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DO I HAVE THE RIGHT PROFILE ?

 

This program is accessible for people with disabilities. Please contact us if you have any specific requirements or to obtain the Public Accessibility Register.

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Contact

Natasha Bibi
Natasha Bibi Derenne
Program Advisor Leadership