• Lord Paul Boateng launches Deal Room at the AGRF 2019

    Lord Paul Boateng launches Deal Room at the AGRF 2019

    The AECF participated in the launch of the deal room session.

  • Sabula

    The AECF appoints Interim CEO

    Mrs. Victoria Sabula

     

  • Accelerating Africa’s Economic Transformation through SMEs

    Accelerating Africa’s Economic Transformation through SMEs

    over 50 SMEs seeking a total of US $50 million in investment.

  • Signing ceremony

    UNIDO and AECF establish a strategic partnership

      

  • AECF has so far supported 268 companies in 26 countries in sub-Saharan Africa

    Our Countries

    AECF has so far supported 268 companies in 26 countries

  • Our Funding Partners

    Our Funding Partners

    The AECF funding partners

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

26

Countries

19 M

No. of people reached

Our Portfolio

AECF Agriculture and agribusiness

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