TrustAfrica works principally through collaboration and partnership with like-minded institutions and donors. As a catalyst and convener, we are committed to generating and testing new ideas. We also strive to practice good governance and promote it among our grantees.

November 2014 convening on reforming smallholder agricultural policy

TrustAfrica will host a convening of smallholder farmers entitled Strengthening Smallholder Agriculture in Africa: Prospects for Mobilisation and Advocacy The meeting will take place in Johannesburg, South Africa.

A Lesson in Peace

Victor Ochen experienced firsthand the devastation caused by the ongoing conflict in Northern Uganda.

National War Victims’ Conference in Uganda

Facilitated by TrustAfrica grantee AYINET, the convening brought together victims, the Government and civil society on May 28-30 to discuss the plight of Ugandans in numerous post-independence conflicts.


TrustAfrica is honoured to welcome you to this inaugural continent summit. We are equally humbled by the faith and the responsibility that has placed upon us, by our partners and indeed the government of Senegal, to deliver a globally relevant event that will map the way forward for the higher education sector.

Higher education is a critical component to continental development in a knowledge economy. The needs for ordinary citizens to function and make a contribution, both to their personal economy and that of their communities and nations, is constantly escalating with numerous innovations coming to the fore, leading to the challenges of unemployment and un-employability that we are currently faced with.

The task is not out of reach. A platform such as this summit is certainly a first step in bringing together all respective stakeholders, to pull together and start the process of addressing these challenges by laying the foundations for a movement, which will promote greater social and economic development across Africa.

We look forward to your invigorated participation and contribution to this worthy matter.

Yours faithfully,
Tendai Murisa

Executive Director


  1. Hon. Minister Higher Education and Research, Government of Senegal
  2. Hon. Chairperson of the African Union Commission
  3. Executive Director TrustAfrica


Get in Touch

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Conferences and Workshops