Leadership change at ACPF

The International Board of Trustees of ACPF is pleased to announce that Dr. Assefa Bequele, Executive Director and Founder of ACPF (2003-2010), will be taking over the leadership of the organisation from Mr. Théophane Nikyèma, effective February 1st, 2018.

Mr. Nikyèma has served the organisation diligently for 4.5 years and we extend him our appreciation for his leadership, and excellent contribution to the work of ACPF during his tenure. Dr Assefa Bequele is the Founder and first Executive Director of ACPF and we thank him for accepting our request to come back to lead the affairs of ACPF on a transitional basis.<

Please join us as we bid farewell to Mr Nikyèma and welcome back Dr.Assefa Bequele to our organisation. The International Board of Trustees and staff of ACPF look forward to working with you to continue providing uniquely valuable programmes for the realisation of child rights and wellbeing in Africa.


Civil Society Forum Pledge on Ending Violence against Children.  Agenda 2030 for Children: Solutions Summit, Stockholm Sweden.

The Agenda 2030 for Children: Solutions Summit was organised jointly by the Global Partnership to End Violence against Children and the Government of Sweden in Stockholm, Sweden, on 14-15 February 2018. The Summit brought together governments, CSOs, the Private Sector, the media and children from more than 55 countries.

More about the Summit   Read the Pledge

Launch of the African Report on Child Wellbeing 2016

Launching The African Report on Child Wellbeing 2016 (Left) Dakar, December 19, 2016 (Right) Johannesburg, May 2017

Ending Violence against Children in Africa

ACPF - Ending violence against Children  

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