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Methodist Global Education Fund for Leadership Development

​​The Methodist Global Education Fund for Leadership Development (MGEFLD) now works in five regions around the world: Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America, and North America. Each region is inter-connected, sharing expertise and connectionalism at the global level.

Visit the MGEFLD website for more information.

MGEFLD Offices

a. LEaD Hub Africa –

b. LEaD Hub in Africa –

c. LEaD Hub in Africa –

  • English-speaking area (South Africa) – Stephen Hendricks ( or stephen

d. LEaD Hub in Asia Pacific (Phillippines) – 

  • In implementation

e. LEaD Hub in Asia Pacific (South Korea) –

f. LEaD Hub in Europe (Germany) –

g. LEaD Hub in Europe – Nordic and Baltic area –

h. LEaD Hub in Latin America and the Caribbean – Spanish-speaking areas (Argentina) –

i. LEaD Hub in Latin America and the Caribbean – Portuguese-speaking areas (Brazil) –

j. LEaD Hub in North America (United States) –


Location: Université Méthodiste de Côte d’Ivoire (UMECI), Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

Coordinator: Dr. Yed Angoran (, Stephen Hendricks ( or stephen, Rev. Jamisse Taimo (


Location: Yonsei University (YU), Seoul, South Korea

Coordinator: Dr. Young Min Paik (


Location: Reutlingen Theological School (RTS), Reutlingen, Germany

Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Michael Nausner (, Prof. Dr. Ulrike Schuler (

Latin America

Location: Methodist University of São Paulo (UMESP), São Paulo, Brazil

Coordinator: Lic. Claudia Lombardo (

North America

Location: USA

Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Mark Davies (

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