What We Do

Africa Capacity Alliance exists to build, develop and strengthen the capacity of individuals and organizations towards an effective response read more

How We Work

ACA is a membership organization currently consisting of 37 Member Institutions (MIs) across 12 countries... read more

Our Focus Areas

We focus our work in three areas that contribute the highest burden to healthcare in Africa: Significant and Infectious Diseases (SIDs)... read more

Our Strategic Pillars

ACA works across the African continent and currently has members in 12 countries, namely Uganda, Rwanda, Tanzania, Kenya ... read more



Member Institutions

Presence in


African countries


Health workers trained since 1997





1 million

Lives impacted

ACA Projects


Springboard-logo Springboard for Health Communication is an initiative that supports networking among Social and Behaviour Change Communication (SBCC) practitioners with the aim of strengthening their capacity. read more


N4A-logo_2014_w-tag-e1407313511669 The Network for Africa is a community of practice that strengthens the capacity of African public and private health sector leaders to partner for greater public health outcomes. The network comprises ministries of health staff ... read more

Capacity Forum

HIV Capacity Building Summit Logo A group of regional partners in the area of HIV capacity building partnered and formed the HIV/AIDS Capacity Building Partners Forum for scaling up the HIV response in the region. The Forum is composed of local and regional capacity ... read more


CHMI_East and Southern Africa Africa Capacity Alliance was recently accepted to be the Regional Innovation Catalyst for the East and Southern Africa region for the Center for Health Market Innovations (CHMI). CHMI promotes programs, policies and practices that ... read more

Latest News

Announcing the Third Call for Applications for the CHMI Learning Exchange!

October 21, 2016

Announcing the Third Call for Applications for the CHMI Learning Exchange! The Center for Health Market Innovations (CHMI), in partnership

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Vacancy Announcement- Finance Manager

October 19, 2016


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World’s First Child-Friendly TB Drug launched in Kenya

October 18, 2016

Tuberculosis still remains a major killer of children. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), at least 1 million children

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Success Stories

Harnessing E-learning capacity in HIV/AIDS training and aggregation  of Paediatric HIV/AIDS information through Knowledge Management System and Web Portal 

Gertrude’s Children’s Hospital embarked on an e-Health initiative to build capacity of healthcare workers through the use of Information Technology. The project was co-sponsored by Regional AIDS Training Network (RATN) and Gertrude’s Children’s Hospital. Read more

Gertrude’s Children’s Hospital

“Before the training, I had little knowledge in HIV and AIDS, counseling, prevention, mitigation, care and support. The selection of facilitators and course contents suited my area of work as a counselor,” says Collins Wanyama adding “The course has improved my skills because I now go to the communities with skills and I am able to handle more complex.” situations.”

Uganda Story – Collins Wanyama

“Since I already had a passion for counselling and wanted to play my part and reduce the high mortality rate in Zambia, I knew that was my chance to get the required skills in counselling,” says Kavuka, who is now an HIV and AIDS Development Facilitator at World Vision Zambia. Read more

Zambia Story – Rev. Collins Kavuka

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