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  • Making finance work for Africa's future.

  • We work to reduce poverty by strengthening Africa’s financial markets.

  • We work to reduce poverty by strengthening Africa’s financial markets.

    We mourn the passing of HM Queen Elizabeth II 

    She was an exemplary leader with an extraordinary sense of service who loved Africa and the Commonwealth. 

    We express our profound gratitude for the example that she set for longer than any of us can remember.

    Established in 2012, FSD Africa is funded by UK aid from the UK government, with a mandate to transform financial markets across sub-Saharan Africa.

    What we’ve achieved

    130

    regulations and policies developed to strengthen financial markets across Sub-Saharan Africa.

    28

    countries supported with financial sector development programming.

    5.47m

    individuals have improved access to financial services across the region; 40% of whom are women.

    Where we work

    FSD Africa has a mandate to drive change across sub-Saharan Africa. We work in over 28 countries across the region, with a growing specialism in operating in fragile and conflict-affected states.