African Foundation For Development

AFFORD believes in the power of the African diaspora to contribute positively to Africa’s development through entrepreneurship.

African Foundation For Development

Founded in 1994, AFFORD is a non-profit organisation that strongly believes in the power of diaspora to contribute positively to Africa’s development through entrepreneurship. Our mission is to encourage investments from African diaspora groups in enterprises and support the creation of sustainable jobs in the continent. 

AFFORD Diaspora Finance is the directorate delivering business development support programmes enhancing African social economy. 

In its first decade of existence, AFFORD focused successfully on advocacy and policy activities to strengthen the voice of African diaspora in the United Kingdom and internationally. In our next decade, our vision is to make an impact on Africa’s economic development through the creation of sustainable jobs and enterprises.