AFIDEP hosts Anglophone Africa LEEPS Hub partners planning meeting in Nairobi
5 February 2024

Anglophone Africa Learning Together to Advance Evidence and Equity in Policy-making for Achieving SDGS (LEEPS) Hub is holding its first Partners Project Review and Planning Workshop in Nairobi from 6-9 February 2024.

Bringing participants from Uganda, Kenya, Nigeria, the workshop is intended to among others deepen project team members’ understanding of the project including the goal and objectives, expected results, the theory of change, monitoring progress and documenting results and lessons. The project partners will also be expose consortium partners to gender equity and inclusion concepts and approaches and how to integrate them into the project interventions.

The Anglophone Africa LEEPS Hub project is being implemented by the African Institute for Development Policy (AFIDEP), the Africa Research and Impact Network (ARIN), the African Institute for Health Policy and Health Systems (AIHPHS), and the School of Women and Gender Studies (SWGS) at the Makerere University.

The International Development Research Centre (IDRC), William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, and Robert Bosch Stiftung GmbH have invested CAD9.2 million into the initiative. Other partners of the initiative are R4D (Results for Development) fostering knowledge exchange and learning across the partnership and  African Centre for Equitable Development (ACED) leading the West Africa Regional Hub.

The Anglophone LEEPS Hub initiative will run from October 2023 to September 2025.