African Rural and Agricultural Credit Association

We are a regional association of financial and non financial institutions involved in promoting rural and agricultural finance in Africa.

To improve the rural finance environment through the promotion of appropriate policy framework and to support member to provide sustainable quality financial services mainly to the bottom of the pyramid communities.

A rural Africa where people have access to sustainable financial services for economic development.

United as one people underpinned by mutual respect to develop an inclusive financial sector in Africa guided by the following core values

  • Honesty and integrity
  • Professionalism
  • Dedication
  • Synergy


21st AFRACA General Assembly

The African Rural and Agricultural Credit Association (AFRACA) will convene its 21st General Assembly, virtually from 24th to 25th February 2021 at 9.00 am GMT. Traditionally, AFRACA’s General Assembly is held biannually and brings together all member institutions and key industry partners across Africa.

The first day of the Assembly is designed as a Technical session in which AFRACA member- institutions will deliberate and share insights for a post – COVID-19 recovery period and Rural Finance impact indicators.

In-house matters of the Association will be discussed on the second day, 25th February 2021. The session will be presided by the outgoing AFRACA Chairman, Mr. Moustapha BEN BARKA- Vice President, West African Development Bank (BOAD) who will give an update on Secretariat activities during the last two years and subsequently launch AFRACA’s new Strategic Plan (2021-2025).

In line with the AFRACA Constitution, confirmation of Vice Chairperson as Chair, election of Vice Chairperson and Sub-regional Chairpersons will take place during the General Assembly. We invite all AFRACA members to take part in the election process.

We look forward to welcoming you all!

For enquiries, and how to be a member of AFRACA Association, please email or call +254 726 080 454


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