Africa Forum

Organization's name: Africa Forum
Organization's acronym: AF
Headquarters address  
Address: 7th floor Metro Park building
351 Francis Baard Street
Pretoria 0001
South Africa
Phone: +27123548048
Fax: +27123548161
Email: webmaster@africaforum.org
Web site: www.africaforum.org

Organization type: Non-governmental organization
Languages::
  • English

Contacts & Participation:

First Name:

Last Name:

Contact Type:

Emilia Haworth Sustainable Development (primary)

Activities


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:

Economic and Social:
  • Citizenship and Governance
  • Climate Change
  • Coorporate Accountability
  • Culture
  • Decolonization
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Food
  • Governance
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Human Rights
  • Humanitarian Affairs
  • Indigenous Peoples
  • International Law
  • International Security
  • Peace and Security
  • Population
  • Refugees

  • Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
  • Advocacy and outreach
  • Capacity building
  • Human rights of women
  • Millennium Development Goals
  • Policy advice
  • Research
  • 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

  • Population:
  • International migration
  • Population distribution and internal migration
  • Population growth

  • Public Administration:
  • Ethics, Transparency and Accountability
  • Governance and Public Administration
  • Knowledge Systems and E-government
  • Socio-Economic Governance and Management

  • Social Development:
  • Conflict
  • Indigenous issues
  • Poverty
  • Social policy
  • Youth

  • Sustainable Development:
  • Agriculture
  • Capacity-building
  • Climate change
  • Demographics
  • Desertification and Drought
  • Disaster management and vulnerability
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Human settlements
  • Indicators
  • Information for decision-making and participation
  • International cooperation for an enabling environment
  • International law
  • Land management
  • Major Groups
  • Mining
  • Oceans and seas
  • Partnerships
  • Poverty
  • Protecting and managing the natural resources
  • Rural Development
  • Sustainable development for Africa

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

  • Conflict Resolution in Africa:
  • Conflicts Resolution

  • NEPAD:
  • 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
  • Geographic scope: Regional
    • Africa
    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): 2006
    Year of registration (YYYY): 2017
    Organizational structure: The principal organs include General Assembly and Executive Secretariat.
    Number and type of members: Membership of the Africa Forum is by invitation from the General Assembly extended to former African Heads of State and Government and other African Leaders with implacable democratic credentials. Currently 40 members.
    Funding structure:
    • Fundraising campaigns

    • Grants from Governments

    • Foreign and international grants

    Main Objective

    NEPAD/Office of the special adviser on Africa
    Username: emilia.haworth@africaforum.org