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 268 businesses across 26 countries in sub Saharan Africa

356 M

Fund Size



19 M

No. of people reached

Our Portfolio

AECF Agriculture and agribusiness


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

Renewable Energy and Adaptation to Climate Technologies

Renewable Energy

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

Funding Partners