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Farafina Institute is an independent and not-for-profit institution that conducts opinion polls, focus group discussions and research on issues of development and governance in Africa.

Would you like to contribute to the work of Farafina Institute?

By becoming a member of Farafina...

... you are joining a highly engaged group of professionals, which share the conviction that only relevant and reliable data on people's expectations, opinions, mindsets and feelings can be the basis for evidence-based policy-making and governance.

...you are supporting our programs and enabling us conduct a diverse range of activities including:

  • undertaking opinion poll and research into the field of African governance and development

  • implementing applied projects to reduce poverty in Africa

  • enhancing human resource capacities of local governments in Africa.

Farafina members enjoy the following benefits:

  • a membership certificate will be sent to you immediately after receiving your subscription

  • a 30% discount on the participation cost of any FI programs

  • regular updates about FI activities, publications, and related developments

  • guaranteed attendance (a position will be reserved for you) at any of FI's public events or international conferences

  • access to the FI's international network of likeminded individuals

  • free access to the FI library

  • opportunity to work on voluntary basis on any FI research and projects.
Apply for membership

There are two types of Farafina membership available – individual and corporate.
  • Individual membership costs €40 for a 12-month period

  • Corporate membership (for private companies and organizations) costs €100 for a 12-month period.

To become a member, please send a request to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
providing the following information:

  • First and last name

  • Gender

  • Occupation

  • Motivation to become a member of Farafina Institute

  • Postal address

  • Email address

  • If you would like to keep informed on Farafina activities through our newsletter.

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