AFFORD seeks a Grants Programme Assistant with great interpersonal skills, professional demeanour, integrity, sound judgment, and strong analytical and documentation management skills. The Grants Programme Assistant will be an integral part of the AFFORD Grants team and will work under the direction of the Deputy Executive Director.[Read more…] about We’re Hiring: Grants Programme Assistant
Our Board Member Boko Inyundo will speak at the Africa Tech Summit London on 16 May 2018. He will be joined by Chi Onwurah (UK Member of Parliament @ChiOnwurah), Bosun Tijani (CcHub) and Emem Rita Usanga (@TLAAfrica) to discuss the building of an inclusive technology ecosystem in Africa and the evolving role of legislators.[Read more…] about AFFORD Board Member Boko Inyundo speaking at the Africa Tech Summit
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 International University-Africa (USIU-Africa), the program is funded by a grant from Carnegie Corporation of New York (CCNY). Over the past four years, the program has funded 270 Fellowships at 102 African universities.[Read more…] about Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program
Event co-hosted by the LSE Institute of Global Affairs and the Firoz Lalji Centre for Africa.
In the lead to the current UN intergovernmental negotiations for a Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration (GCM), Professor Gibril Faal published a paper entitled ‘Overprincipled and underperforming’. At this lecture, he will use the GCM negotiations to illustrate the need for a practice-based approach to multilateral agreements, at a time when multilateralism itself seem to be under attack. He situates the discourse in the context of implementing the Sustainable Development Goals, and proposes an ‘Agreement-Implementation Matrix’ as framework to move from policy to practice.[Read more…] about Overprincipled and underperforming: the Global Compact for Migration and the challenge to multilateralism
Africa Tech Summit London (ATSLDN) is a leading African tech event in Europe providing unrivaled insight and networking with the African tech ecosystem.[Read more…] about Africa Tech Summit London
AFFORD is looking for a Communications Assistant to join our team and support our work with African Diaspora Organisations based in the UK.
Communications Assistant (Deadline 01 April 2018)