Who we are
The African Fertilizer and Agribusiness Partnership (AFAP) is an independent non-profit African social enterprise founded in 2012 by a partnership of African development organisations.
AFAP provides services to the public private sectors on sustainable development programs and policies focused on market-driven business solutions in the agriculture inputs and agribusiness value chain. AFAP combines technical expertise with entrepreneurial innovation to meet or exceed its clients’ expectations.
AFAP adds value to the agriculture inputs and agribusiness value chain by building the capacity and linking African SMEs and Smallholder Farmers to global inputs and output market companies, promoting the use of high quality and affordable balanced crop nutrition products, partnering with technology and equipment providers, and facilitating trade finance for fixed assets and inventory via the Agribusiness Partnership Contract (APC) mechanism.
Since 2012, AFAP has implemented projects/programs and advised public, private sector clients, NGOs, and donors in: Ghana, Tanzania, Mozambique, Malawi, South Africa, Cote d’Ivoire, Nigeria, Senegal, Rwanda, Kenya, Ethiopia, Democratic Republic of Congo, and Uganda. AFAP is committed to furthering social inclusion and gender equality throughout all its intervention with strategic partners across Africa.
To be an effective catalyst of agricultural productivity with smallholder farmers, governments, Regional Economic Communities and SMEs for a prosperous Africa.
To become the preferred technical partner to increase productivity in agribusiness value chain, and investments in the agriculture input and output market via innovation-driven solutions for smallholder farmers, public, private, donors and NGO stakeholders.