A BIPOC International Educator Professional Development Retreat
(It’s not a conference)

The time has come for BIPOC International Educators (IEs) to understand and receive unfiltered education through a transparent lens of unparalleled truth by way of experiential learning and professional development in Ghana. Study Abroad 4711s Akwaaba Experience – Ghana is a Professional Development Retreat providing a space for intense study and honest reflections. To that end, StudyAbroad 4711 invites Black and Indigenous People of Color and NAFSA’s BMCPIE members to our inaugural international education retreat. The rich culture of Ghana will begin to move you to new levels of productivity, creativity, and professional development and restoration. Join us in Ghana and challenge yourself to the delight of knowledge, enlightenment, and truth.

June 15–24, 2024

Accra, Ghana

Early Bird Ends: Feb 15, 2024: $2750

Regular Rate Ends: March 15, 2024: $2850

Late Reg due by April 15, 2024: $3150

What’s Included:

  • Personalized Pre-Departure Orientation
  • Cultural Activities & Field Trips
  • Field Trips Language Translators
  • Visa & Immigration Advising
  • 24/7 On-Site Staff Support & Emergency Assistance
  • Registration
  • T-shirts
  • Cultural Engagement
  • Airport Pick-up
  • Welcome & Farewell Dinner
  • On-site Orientation
  • Centrally Located Housing
  • Cooking Classes
  • City Tour
  • Transportation