East & Southern Africa

Our regional office works throughout East and Southern Africa to strengthen regional policy organizations, government institutions and partnerships, as well as by supporting non-State actors in the region.  Africa Lead’s programmatic work has been focused specifically in the countries of Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, MozambiqueRwanda, and Tanzania, and at the regional level with the East and Southern Africa economic communities.


New movie features Africa's everyday superheroes, women farmers

Farms and fields across sub-Saharan Africa are full of everyday heroes. Smallholder farmers, both men and women, overcome incredible odds…

Inaugural PREG Nutrition Technical Working Group Meeting

Participants listen to a presentation during the NDMA OCA validation workshop. Photo credit: Africa Lead   Africa Lead facilitated the…

Resilience Partners Design New Impact Evaluation for Programs Operating in Northern Kenya

Greg Collins addresses the partners during the Northern Kenya Impact Evaluation Planning Workshop. Photo credit: Africa Lead   Africa Lead…

Education Village Networks with the East African Community (EAC)

Meheti Kiyongo of Education Village (left) discusses 2018 activities with consultant Madawa Mhanga and Generose Minani of EAC (right). Photo credit:…

Youth Entrepreneur Advances toward Organizational Sustainability

Africa Lead’s Madawa Mhanga facilitates a session with Kisioki’s NGO on operationalizing their five-year strategic plan. Photo credit: James Collins…

COMSHIP Mutual Accountability 2ND Core Team Meeting

Participants at the 2nd Core Team Meeting on COMESA MAF. Photo Credit: Africa Lead Nairobi, Kenya (28 September 2017): The commitment…

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East & Southern Africa Impact Dashboards

Download and read the latest updates from the most recent quarterly reports about what the regional office in East & Southern Africa has been working on.

 East Africa



Quarterly Report: Q2 FY 2017

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