Centre for African Family Studies (CAFS)

Centre d'études de la famille africaine (CEFA)

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1975 Njoro Kenya


Founded 1975, Njoro (Kenya), at the then Egerton Agricultural College, by the African Regional Council of B-XB2361 - International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF). Project temporarily wound up in 1978 and re-established in 1979. The African Regional Council of IPPF passed a formal resolution, 15 Jun 1982, establishing the Centre as an autonomous institution with its own separate constitution and Board of Directors. Registered in accordance with Kenyan law. Initially was operating only Anglophone programmes, but from 1983 operates Francophone programmes as well. West African Sub-Office located in Lomé (Togo).


Be the leading provider of technical assistance and training in health and development to organizations and individuals for the well-being of African families; forge partnerships to develop, support and improve reproductive health in sub-Saharan Africa.


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