The D&F Academy offers innovative learning that creates impact. Its new kind of education allows experienced personalities to pass on their knowledge to a group of young, diverse individuals, who learn hands-on and who use their new skills and knowledge to turn their dreams into reality.
Fifty percent of the world’s population is under the age of 28. As educational inequalities and socio-economic pressures are still vast, the D&F Academy brings together young people across divides to work together, reflect upon their goals in life and learn the skills they need to implement their ideas or dreams. Our educational method responds to the fact that credentials and linear education seem less able to prepare young people for the challenges of a complex and ever-changing world. We encourage our Fellows to learn from experience and to trust themselves, to work together in multicultural teams and to think about how their dreams and their ventures can have a positive social impact on their societies. Read more >>