The Afrian capacity building foundation was established in 1991,and it builds human and institutional capacity for good governance and economic developemt in Africa.To date the Foundation has empowered governments, parliaments , civic society, private sector and higher education institutionas in more than 45 countries and 6 regional econmic communitties.ACBF supports capacity developemtn through investments, technical support ,knowledge generation and sharing across Africa.

ActionAid International

We’re an international organisation, working with over 15 million people in 45 countries for a world free from poverty and injustice.

Our head office is in Johannesburg. We’re the only international development organisation with our head office based in Africa. We also have offices right across Asia, the Americas and Europe. We believe the people whose lives our work affects should decide how we’re run.

And that’s what makes us different. We help people use their own power to fight poverty and injustice. Because that’s how real change happens – for families, for communities, for whole societies.

African Development Bank (AfDB)

The African Development Bank (AfDB) Group's mission is to help reduce poverty, improve living conditions for Africans and mobilize resources for the continent’s economic and social development. With this objective in mind, the institution aims at assisting African countries – individually and collectively - in their efforts to achieve sustainable economic development and social progress.




The Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA) was established in 1983 to perform a broad economic development function within the homeland constitutional dispensation that prevailed at the time.

DBSA as an organization seeks to play a pivotal role in delivering development infrastructure in South Africa and the rest of the African continent.

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)

Working efficiently, effectively and in a spirit of partnership, we support people and societies in developing, transition and industrialised countries in shaping their own futures and improving living conditions. This is what the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH is all about. Established on 1 January 2011, it brings together under one roof the long-standing expertise of the Deutscher Entwicklungsdienst (DED) gGmbH (German Development Service), the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ) GmbH (German technical cooperation) and Inwent – Capacity Building International, Germany. As a federally owned enterprise, we support the German Government in achieving its objectives in the field of international cooperation for sustainable development. We are also engaged in international education work around the globe.



The Department for International Development (DFID) leads the UK's work to end extreme poverty. They are tackling the global challenges of our time including poverty and disease, mass migration, insecurity and conflict.Their work is building a safer, healithier , more prosperous world for people in developing contiries and in the UK too.

European Union (EU)

The European Union is a unique economic and political union between 28 European countries that together cover much of the continent.

The EU was created in the aftermath of the SEcondWorld War.The first steps were to foster economic cooperation: the idea being that countries that trade with one another become economically interdependent and so more likely to avoid conflict.

The result was the European Economic Community (ECC), created in 1958, and initially increasing economic xooperation between six countries: Belgium, Germany, France, Italy, Luxembourg and the Netherlands.Since then, a huge single market has been created and continues to develop towards its full potential.



 Oxfam is an international confederation of 19 organizations working together with partners and local communities in more than 90 countries.

One person in three in the world lives in poverty. Oxfam is determined to change that world by mobilizing the power of people against poverty.

Around the globe, Oxfam works to find practical, innovative ways for people to lift themselves out of poverty and thrive. We save lives and help rebuild livelihoods when crisis strikes. And we campaign so that the voices of the poor influence the local and global decisions that affect them.

In all we do, Oxfam works with partner organizations and alongside vulnerable women and men to end the injustices that cause poverty.




The Swiss Agency for Development Cooperation (SDC) is Switzerland's international cooperation agency within the Federal Departmant of Foreign Affairs (FDFA).In operating with other federal offices concerned, SDC is responsible for the overall coordination of developemt activities and cooperation with Eastern Europe, as well as for the humanitarian aid deliverd by the Swiss Confederation.

 The goal of the developemt cooperation is that of reducing poverty,It is meant to foster economic self-reliance and state autonomy, to contribute to the improvement of production condtions, to help in finding solutions to environmental problems, and to provide better access to education and basic healthcare services.


TrustAfrica seeks to strengthen African initiatives that address the most difficult challenges confronting the continent. 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.


The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) was established by the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the United Nations (UN) in 1958 as one of the UN's five regional commissions. ECA's mandate is to promote the economic and social development of its member States, foster intra-regional integration, and promote international cooperation for Africa's development.


UNDP is the UN's global development network, an organization advocating for change and connecting countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life. We are on the ground in 166 countries, working with them on their own solutions to global and national development challenges. As they develop local capacity, they draw on the people of UNDP and our wide range of partners.

World Bank



The World Bank Group consists of five organizations:

The International Bank for Reconstruction and developement (IBRD) which lends to governments of middle-income and creditworthy low-income countries.

The International Developement Association (IDA) provides interst-free loans-called credita - ands grants to governements of the poorest countries.

Together, IBRD and IDA make up the World Bank.

The International Finacnce Corporation (IFC) is the largest global development instituition focused exclusively on the private sector.

The Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) was created in the 1988 to promote foreign direct investment into developing countries to support economic growth,reduce poverty and improve people's lives.

The international Center for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) provides international facilities for conciliation and arbitration of investment disputes.