African Development and Advocacy Centre (AFRIDAC)


AFRIDAC is a not-for-profit organisation that work towards restoring the dignity and integrity of Africans in the Diaspora. This is done through research, policy engagement, public education, development work, advocacy, public discuss of African centred issues, campaigns, capacity building, community projects, documentary production among others. We believe that Africans in diaspora are the change catalyst in resolving Africa’s development challenge and we work towards building information and exchange bridges across the continent.

AFRIDAC was established in January 2009, but was formally registered in the United Kingdom in February 2011 as a limited by guarantee.


Our Vision – To show the positive values and contribution of Africans living in diaspora through research and inclusion

Our Mission – To harness the limitless potential of the human mind through engagement and empowerment


i. To research and produce public policy papers relating to the achievements and contributions of Africans in diaspora globally.

ii. To provide an authoritative platform for dialogue and advocacy through rights based public education

iii. To constructively engage public policy formulation in Africa from inception to implementation through inclusive public opinion polling

iv. To encourage sustainable development in Africa through training and local participation in strategic development projects.
v. To showcase Africa’s success stories through documentary filming and documentation.