• REACT SSA Funding in Ethiopia

    Happening Today, 21st March 2018 at Capital Hotel and Spa, Addis Ababa

    From 09.00 a.m. to 12.00 noon

  • Message from Lord Paul Boateng 

    At the Launch of the Women Economic Empowerment in Agribusiness Initiative 

  • Empowering Women in Kilifi

    The Moringa Story 

  • Funding Partners

    Each funding partner has a focus area or geographical
    region that it wishes to impact upon

  • Our Impact in Africa


    Jobs Created


    Amount Committed


    Amount leveraged
  • Renewable Energy

    The portfolio is demonstrating how renewable energy technologies
    have the potential to reach Africa’s rural poor.

  • Agribusiness

    Agriculture and Agribusiness accounts for 32% of GDP in sub-Saharan
    Africa and employs 65% of the work force.

Who We Are

The AECF is a development institution which supports businesses to innovate, create jobs, leverage investments and markets in an effort to create resilience and sustainable incomes in rural and marginalized communities in Africa.

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Since 2008, through a competitive process, AECF has approved funding for 267 businesses across 24 countries in sub Saharan Africa


Fund Size




No. of people reached

Our Portfolio


Agriculture and agribusiness accounts for 32 percent of GDP in Sub-Saharan Africa and employs 65 percent of ....

Renewable Energy

Renewable Energy and Adaptation to Climate Technologies (REACT) window is demonstrating how renewable energ ....

Funding Partners