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Africa Finance Corporation
Headquartered in: Nigeria
3a Osborne Road, Ikoyi
Lagos Tel: +234 1 2799600 Fax: +234 1 2713599

The Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) is a regional entity established through a public–private partnership to serve Africa, particularly providing financing solutions to address infrastructural needs in the region. With the view of achieving its mandate, AFC has established strategic partnerships with other regional financial institutions that also prioritize development and the financial impact of their investments. AFC has an investment portfolio worth about US$ 2 billion, and a track record of making climate change adaptation and mitigation investments that enhance livelihoods through renewable energy generation (e.g. hydropower and wind), sustainable transport and low-emissions projects, by employing equity and loans. Leveraging its well-established partnerships and successful track record in the African region, AFC sought accreditation to GCF in order to continue, through instruments such as loans, equity and guarantees, to implement projects that address the region’s infrastructural gaps whilst promoting low-emission and climate-resilient development pathways.

entity profile

  • Entity Type:
    • direct (national)
    • direct (regional)
    • international
  • Size:
    • micro
    • small
    • medium
    • large
  • Fiduciary Standards:
    • basic
    • project mgt
    • grant award
    • on-lending/blending
      Loans , Equity , Guarantees
  • Environmental and Social Risk Category:
    • Category C
    • Category B
    • Category A


Primary Contact
Ms. Kome Ajegbo Associate
  • Tel +234 1 4480930
  • Email
Secondary Contact
Ms. Chinekwu Duru Associate Vice President
  • Tel +234 1 2799650
  • Email
Document title
Published date
Approved funding proposal FP104 - AFC - Nigeria 21 Mar 2019
ESS report FP104 - AFC - Nigeria 01 Feb 2019
Accreditation Master Agreement AFC 24 Oct 2017
AFC - GCF Board Decision on Accreditation - B.10 29 Jul 2016
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