We Amplify the Influence & Impact of African Diaspora Development Organisations
ADEPT is the Africa-Europe Diaspora Development Platform, a pan-European network established in 2017 and based in Brussels.
Our vision is a world where Africa, its people, and its diaspora are empowered and transformed.
Our three-pronged strategic approach:
We empower African Diaspora Development Organisations (ADDOs) through our technical, financial and trainings support.
We amplify the voice of the African Diaspora through our media campaigns, our e-magazine and our events.
We solidify the position of the diaspora as a key player for Africa’s development, through our policy and advocacy work.
Strengthening the link between Migration and Development:
We hold a seat on the International Steering Committee of the Global Forum on Migration and Development Civil Society (GFMD)
On 30 April 2021, ADEPT launched its second “Seed funding” call for proposals, which aims at supporting initiatives in Europe and Africa led by...
Virtual Exchanges on Maximizing Diaspora Engagement – Building Trust, Mobilizing Resources and Ensuring Sustainability: Insights and Reflections Paper
The 2021 Virtual Global Diaspora Exchanges focused on the themes: Building Trust, Mobilizing Resources and Ensuring Sustainability. The exchanges...
We have a network of over 200 African diaspora organisations and individuals based in Europe. Bridging the gap between the two continents, ADEPT members are active in EU and AU member states, as well as in Norway, Switzerland, and the UK.