Usadf

United States African Development Foundation (USADF)

http://www.adf.gov

Overview

  • Organization TypeFunding Agencies
  • Staff26-50
  • Development Budget25 Million - 50 Million
  • HeadquartersUnited States
The United States African Development Foundation is an independent Federal agency established to support African-led development that grows community enterprises by providing seed capital and technical support. USADF provides grants of up to $250,000 directly to hard to reach and underserved community enterprises that are ready to do their part. This empowers those who are least served by existing markets or assistance programs to become a part of Africa's growth story. USADF connects community enterprises with capital and technical support organizations create and sustain jobs, improve income levels, achieve greater food security, and address human development needs. USADF supports African-led development that grows community enterprises by providing seed capital and technical support. This empowers those who are least served by existing markets or assistance programs to become a part of Africa’s growth story. The USADF works with: Small holder FarmersYouthWomen and GirlsRecovering Communities   Where Does USADF Work? Conflict Affected CountriesPost-Conflict Affected CountriesCommunities left behind USADF currently operates in 21 African countries.   • BENIN • SENEGAL • MAURITANIA • GUINEA • BOTSWANA • SWAZILAND • NAMIBIA • LIBERIA • BURKINA FASO  • TANZANIA • NIGER • MALAWI • BURUNDI • UGANDA  • NIGERIA • MALI            • CAPE VERDE  • ZAMBIA • RWANDA • ZIMBABWE • GHANA     How Does USADF Work? Building a network of Africanexpert support providersIdentifying community enterprises with potentialProviding an integrated package of supportManaging for results    

Careers

Staff at United States African Development Foundation (USADF) have experience in

Sectors

  • development
  • monitoring / evaluation
  • private sector development
  • research & development
  • international development

Funders

  • save the children international
  • world bank group
  • goal global

Countries

  • united states
  • liberia
  • ghana
  • rwanda
  • senegal

Skills

  • managerial experience
  • business development
  • international experience
  • with experience in conflict areas

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Former staff

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Company Offices
  • United States (headquarters)
  • Washington
  • 1400 I Street NW, Suite 1000

Experience

Primary sectors

Monitoring / Evaluation
Grant Management
Banking & Finance Budgeting
Financial Services
Personnel / Human Resources
Entrepreneurism
Procurement Process
Finance
Events / Training
Private Sector Development