October 11, 2018

AFFORD Business Club partner interview with A4ID

The AFFORD Business Club (ABC) are working with great people and organisations who want to join us in supporting members of…
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October 4, 2018 / AFFORD News

3rd Diaspora Investment and Policy Forum in Lagos, Nigeria

As part of AFFORD’s Diaspora Finance Initiative (DFI), AFFORD’s country partner the Enterprise Development Centre (EDC) organised the 3rd Diaspora Investment & Policy Forum on 26 September 2018 in Lagos …
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October 4, 2018 / Partner News

Royal African Society launches Official Patronage of H.R.H. The Duke of Cambridge

AFFORD attended the Royal African Society Autumn Reception at the British Academy launching the official patronage of H.R.H. The Duke of Cambridge on Wednesday 12th …
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September 27, 2018 / AFFORD News

Graphic Design Volunteer Role available

AFFORD is seeking a Graphic Design Volunteer to design content for AFFORD’s website, marketing, branding, and social media campaigns. They will conceptualize, design, and create templates for reports, flyers, presentations, banners. This is an excellent …
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September 19, 2018 / AFFORD News

European Union Aid volunteers training session

CHS Alliance and Danish Refugee Council (DRC) organised a capacity building event for diaspora volunteers and organisations working in the humanitarian…
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September 4, 2018 / AFFORD News

ABC Legal Seminar with Morrison & Foerster LLP

The AFFORD Business Club (ABC) is working in partnership with Morrison & Foerster LLP, an international law firm, to host a series of exclusive legal clinics for ABC Members to provide dedicated legal consultation covering a wide spectrum …
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September 4, 2018 / AFFORD News, Partner News

Onyekachi Wambu on Governance in Africa Conversations Series

AFFORD’s Executive Director, Mr Onyekachi Wambu was interviewed by Ms Rama Salla Dieng in one of the ‘Governance in Africa Conversations’ series. The programmes brings together some of the most …
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August 29, 2018 / AFFORD News

We’re Hiring!

Deadline: 7th September 2018 at 12pm  AFFORD is seeking a Monitoring, Evaluation & Fundraising Assistant to join our team and…
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August 24, 2018 / AFFORD News, Partner News

DEMAC launches free Diaspora Humanitarian E-learning Course

Diaspora Emergency Action & Coordination (DEMAC) has launched a brand new Diaspora Humanitarian E-Learning platform, this free online training platform provides the diaspora with …
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August 22, 2018 / AFFORD News, Partner News

Applications are open: Africa Innovates for the SDGs 2018

Africa Innovates for the SDGs is a new award opportunity catered to up and coming social innovators in Africa with exceptional ideas and initiatives linked to any of the 17 United Nations …
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July 23, 2018 / AFFORD News

MADE West Africa Call for Proposals: Ghana and Sierra Leone

MADE West Africa has opened a Call for proposals for actions to promote the positive potential of migrants for development from Ghana and Sierra Leone. MADE West Africa’s project’s …
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July 16, 2018 / AFFORD News, Partner News

Calling all Rwandans in the UK

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has commissioned the African Foundation for Development (AFFORD) to carry out a study about Rwandans and people of Rwandan heritage living in the United Kingdom, which is taking place between May …
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July 16, 2018 / AFFORD News

AD3 2018: From Locally Known to Global Brands

AFFORD’s 18th annual African Diaspora & Development Day (AD3) took place on Friday 7th July 2018 at Chatham House: The Royal Institute…
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July 15, 2018 / AFFORD News

Global Forum on Remittances, Investment and Development

To celebrate the International Day of Family Remittances, the Central Bank of Malaysia, in collaboration with the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the World Bank …
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July 9, 2018 / AFFORD News

Short-term Consultant Needed for MADE West Africa

MADE West Africa are currently recruiting a consultant to produce an overview of the implementation of SDGs 8.7, 10.7 and 10.c in the West African context …
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July 9, 2018 / AFFORD News

AFFORD Event in Sierra Leone

AFFORD UK in partnership with AFFORD SL through the Migration and Development (MADE) West Africa project and Diaspora Finance Initiative (DFI) project organised an in-country training workshop on ‘Enabling and Enhancing Diaspora Contribution …
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May 21, 2018 / AFFORD News

We’re hiring!

AFFORD seeks a Diaspora Experience & Mobilisation Manager with great business and interpersonal skills, professional demeanour, integrity, sound judgment, and strong analytical and project management skills…
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May 21, 2018 / AFFORD News

New DEMAC Report: “Creating Opportunities to Work with Diasporas in Humanitarian Settings”

This DEMAC study reviews the work of six diaspora organisations (DOs) in Syria and Somalia. It provides a critical analysis and a case study approach to advance the understanding of diaspora organisations’…
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May 21, 2018 / AFFORD News

Africa Tech Summit London-16th May 2018

Boko Inyundo was invited, as a member of the Board at AFFORD and a Council member of the Royal African Society as well as a Non-Executive Advisor to the Africa + Tech-focused consultancy De Charles…
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May 20, 2018 / Partner News

Zayed Sustainability Prize

Zayed Sustainability Prize – At the 2008 World Future Energy Summit, H.H. General Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander…
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May 10, 2018 / AFFORD News

We’re Hiring: Grants Programme Assistant

AFFORD seeks a Grants Programme Assistant with great interpersonal skills, professional demeanour, integrity, sound judgment, and strong analytical and documentation management skills.
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May 9, 2018 / AFFORD News

AFFORD Board Member Boko Inyundo speaking at the Africa Tech Summit

Our Board Member Boko Inyundo will speak at the Africa Tech Summit London on 16 May 2018. He will be joined by…
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May 2, 2018 / Partner News

Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program

The Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program (CADFP) is a scholar fellowship program for educational projects at African higher education institutions. Offered by IIE in collaboration with the United States
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March 13, 2018 / AFFORD News

Join Our Team!

AFFORD is looking for a Communications Assistant to join our team and support our work with African Diaspora Organisations based in the UK. (Deadline 01 April 2018). The ideal candidate must have a strong interest
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March 1, 2018 / AFFORD News

We’re Hiring

March 1, 2018 AFFORD is looking for a dynamic storyteller who can support telling the stories of impact that the…
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November 23, 2017 / AFFORD News

AFFORD Diaspora Finance

November 23, 2017 AFFORD Diaspora Finance (ADF) Ethiopia is looking to hire a consultant to lead the final evaluation of…
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November 23, 2017 / Partner News

AIF Innovation Prize for Africa

Deadline: 10 January 2018 The African Innovation Foundation (AIF) has announced the seventh edition of the Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA) themed “investing in inclusive innovation ecosystems” thereby inviting…
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