French Development Agency






Key contacts Main website
Type Bilateral

AFD is France’s main implementing agency for official development assistance to developing countries. It aims to contribute to economic and social development by:

  • Financing and supporting development projects and programmes;
  • Participating in the debate; and
  • Research and dialogue with the relevant stakeholders.

AFD operates in more than 90 countries on four different continents. including a network of 70 in-country field offices and bureaus.