Africa Great Lakes Networking Foundation (Agl) Canada

Organization's name: Africa Great Lakes Networking Foundation (Agl) Canada
Organization's acronym: AGL
Former Name(s): N/A
Headquarters address  
Address: 2811 East 16th Avenue
Vancouver . Bc
Phone: +1 604 789 4212
Fax: + 1 778 737 4644
Web site:

Organization type: Non-governmental organization
  • Chinese

Contacts & Participation:

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KOMBII NANJALAH Sustainable Development (secondary) , Others , Designation , Financing for Development , Forests , Head of Organization , Sustainable Development (primary) , Public Administration , Social Development , Committee on NGOs Representative , Application , Advancement of Women , Re-classification , Quadrennial Report


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:

Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
  • Advocacy and outreach
  • Capacity building
  • Education and training of women
  • Human rights of women
  • Indigenous women
  • Information and communication technologies
  • Millennium Development Goals
  • Research
  • Service provision
  • The girl child
  • Trafficking in women and girls
  • Violence against women
  • Women and HIV/AIDS
  • Women and armed conflict
  • Women and health
  • Women and poverty
  • Women and the economy
  • Women and the environment
  • Women in power and decision-making

Social Development:
  • Aging
  • Conflict
  • Cooperative
  • Disabled persons
  • Employment
  • Indigenous issues
  • Information and Communications Technologies
  • Poverty
  • Youth

Sustainable Development:
  • Agriculture
  • Capacity-building
  • Climate change
  • Desertification and Drought
  • Disaster management and vulnerability
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Freshwater
  • Gender equality
  • Health
  • Human settlements
  • Information for decision-making and participation
  • Integrated decision-making
  • International cooperation for an enabling environment
  • Land management
  • Mining
  • Partnerships
  • Poverty
  • Protecting and managing the natural resources
  • Rural Development
  • Sanitation
  • Sustainable Tourism
  • Sustainable development for Africa
  • Sustainable development in a globalizing world
  • Technology
  • Trade and environment
  • Transport
  • Waste (hazardous)
  • Waste Management

Peace and Development in Africa:
  • Development in Africa
  • Peace in Africa

Conflict Resolution in Africa:
  • Conflicts Resolution

  • Agriculture and Food Security
  • Climate Change and Natural Resource Management
  • Crosscutting issues (Gender and Capacity Development)
  • Economic and Corporate Governance
  • Human Development
  • Regional Integration and Infrastructure
Country of activity:
  • Uganda
  • Haiti
  • South Africa
  • Kenya
Millennium Development Goals:
  • Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases
  • Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
  • Achieve universal primary education
  • Promote gender equality and empower women
  • Reduce child mortality
  • Improve maternal health
  • Ensure environmental sustainability
  • Develop global partnership for development
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 2008
Year of registration (YYYY): 2010
Organizational structure: Our organizational structure identifies each job/program/project, its function and where it reports to within it. This structure is developed to establish we operates at AGL and it assists us in obtaining our goals and allows the future growth.
Number and type of members: Board of Directors, Country Directors and Community commitees
Affiliation with NGO networks: UN Habitat, Local and international NGOs
Funding structure:
  • Membership fees or dues
  • Fundraising campaigns
Funding structure other: Base of fund raising and member contributions

Additional Information

Main Objective

NEPAD/Office of the special adviser on Africa