5th International OD Conference
“If the required change is to be implemented effectively, it demands collective and urgent action from all stakeholders. It also demands strong leadership that focuses on addressing these challenges. As such, academics are in positions of strong influence and outreach, and have the opportunity, the skills, and the perspectives to become change and transformation accelerators. Many of them sense the responsibility of that privilege” (sustainability Mindset), but need new approaches. We are living in an increasingly volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous (VUCA) world. Africa communities are greatly affected by the CUCA syndrome.