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A Decade of CAADP: Reflections on Key Outcomes of Agricultural Policy Reforms in Africa

As part of our Agricultural Development program, TrustAfrica, in partnership with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, will be holding a two-day convening at the Laico Regency Hotel in Nairobi,...

TrustAfrica’s Rachel Gyabaah speaks on COP28

The recently concluded COP28, held in Dubai from December 1 to 13, brought together global leaders to address critical themes, with a specific focus on climate finance. The conference’s Action...

Farewell Note: Tendisai Chigwedere

It is with mixed emotion and deep appreciation that we announce that Tendisai Chigwedere leaves TrustAfrica after 6.5 years of service to the continent in her capacity as our Learning...

Call for applications to become “Rights Experts” from Communities Discriminated on Work and Descent in Africa

We are looking for Rights Experts from Communities Discriminated on Work and Descent (CDWD) to work closely with the African Network on Discrimination based on Work, Descent and Contemporary Slavery...

How TrustAfrica championed for the RS programme in various countries across Africa  

In 2022, TrustAfrica convened important inaugural inclusive multi-stakeholder dialogue platforms in Kenya and Uganda bringing together tea sector stakeholders in the East and Southern African regions. The work prioritised on...

A high-level panel discussion on CDWD in Arusha, Tanzania 

As part of the African Commission on People’s and Human Rights (ACHPR) NGO Forum, TrustAfrica and the Global Forum of Communities Discriminated on Work and Descent (GFoD), let by Dr...

Historic Resolution Passed by NGO Forum of Africa Commission of Human and Peoples Rights to Combat Discrimination Based on Work and Decent

 Recalling its mandate to promote and protect human and peoples’ rights in Africa under Article 45 of the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights (the African Charter);  Considering the...

Africa’s Rich Philanthropic Traditions: A Journey to Inclusivity

In Africa, generosity within communities takes various forms and reflects a deep commitment to mutual support and solidarity, and resilience. is evolving alongside changing trends and diverse communities, this generosity...

The future of African philanthropy: A reflection of the 4th African Philanthropy Conference

By Ogo Chukwudi Reflecting on the 4th African Philanthropy Conference held recently in Dakar, the resonating theme, African philanthropy at an inflection point focusing on people, power, practice and policy,...

A Sea of Embedded Giving: Asserting our African Philanthropy Narratives

By Halima Mahomed & Catherine Mwendwa This article draws heavily from the publication  Our Giving: African Philanthropy and the Narrative Divides (Mahomed 2023). A detailed bibliography of all sources used...

Celebrating Gerry Salole, winner of the Annual African Philanthropy Lifetime Achievement Award 2023 

The African Philanthropy Conference is an annual gathering of the continent’s philanthropic institutions and stakeholders. It is a platform for sharing experiences, collective reflection, and development of philanthropic and social...