Donate

BREAKING NEWS !

Who’s Who in MIPAD Class of 2024
Global Top 100 Lists

Amplify & Personalize Your Global Recognition
[For past and current Honorees only]
Pay Annual Subscription

Picture 1 Picture 2 Picture 3

CLASS OF 2024 GLOBAL TOP 100 FUTURIST & INNOVATORS LIST


(New York, USA: 21st April 2024) Most Influential People of African Descent (MIPAD) announces the Class of 2024 Honorees in the Global Top 100 Futurist & Innovators List. In the spirit of recognition and in celebration of World Creativity and Innovation Day to raise awareness of the role of creativity and innovation in all aspects of human development as it relates to people of African descent worldwide.

This special edition titled "Global Top 100 Futurists and Innovators" recognizes individuals who have made remarkable contributions to shaping the future and pioneering innovative solutions within their respective fields. Finalists are highlighted within three category:

  • AFROFUTURISM & CREATIVES: This category celebrates individuals who explore the intersection of African culture, science fiction, and art, shaping imaginative futures and pushing creative boundaries.
  • FUTURISTS: Recognizing those at the forefront of technological advancement, this category honors individuals who innovate in fields such as artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, and finance, shaping the future of technology and society.
  • INNOVATORS & CHANGEMAKERS: Highlighting individuals who drive change through groundbreaking sustainable practices, and transformative initiatives, this category acknowledges those who are shaping a better future for all.
  • MIPAD congratulates these outstanding personalities and high achievers of African descent from around the world for their positive contributions to humanity.

    Please join us in congratulating the 2024 MIPAD Honorees for their positive contributions to societies around the world, their resilience and strength in the face of adversity, BRAVO!

    For congratulatory ads, sponsorship & speaking opportunities, please contact info@mipad.org or call +1 917 541 8394 or +1 917 256 9940 (New York)



    Amplify & Personalize Your Global Recognition
    [For past and current Honorees only]
    Pay Annual Subscription

    Picture 1 Picture 2 Picture 3 Picture 4

    CLASS OF 2024 GLOBAL TOP 100 UNDER 40 LIST


    (New York, USA: 25th March 2024) Most Influential People of African Descent (MIPAD) announces the Class of 2024 honorees in the Global Top 100 Under 40 List. In the spirit of recognition and in accordance with the first pillar of the International Decade for People of African Descent, MIPAD highlights individuals, organizations and governments who have distinguished themselves in the advancement of people of African descent worldwide.

    Kamil Olufowobi, Chief Executive Officer, MIPAD, said that the global lists are in continuation of the group’s effort towards highlighting the positive contributions made by people of African descent worldwide. “We continue to amplify global black narratives and showcase the many untold stories of our struggles and triumphs in every corner of the world, sometimes in unexpected places and high positions,” he added.

    MIPAD congratulates these outstanding personalities and high achievers of African descent from around the world for their positive contributions to humanity.

    Class of 2024 Global Top 100 Under 40 List, across 4 categories; Politics & Governance, Business & Entrepreneurship, Media & Culture, Activism & Humanitarian Endeavors.

    Please join us in congratulating the 2024 MIPAD Honorees for their positive contributions to societies around the world, their resilience and strength in the face of adversity, BRAVO!

    We look forward to hosting all of our Honorees, past and present, in New York City for Most Influential 100 Recognition Week 2024 (RW2024) September 20th - 22nd following the opening of the 79th United Nations General Assembly in New York City #UNGA

    For congratulatory ads, sponsorship & speaking opportunities, please contact info@mipad.org or call +1 917 541 8394 or +1 917 256 9940 (New York)


    About Most Influential People of African Descent (MIPAD)
    The Most Influential People of African Descent (MIPAD), is a global civil society initiative in support of the International Decade for People of African Descent, proclaimed by United Nation's General Assembly resolution 68/237, to be observed from 2015 to 2024. MIPAD identifies high achievers of African descent in public and private sectors from all around the world as a progressive network of relevant actors to join together in the spirit of recognition, justice and development.

    MIPAD's Global Most Influential 100 Publications
    2023 | 2022 | 2021 | 2020 | 2019 | 2018 | 2017