About The GFGP
Standardising, simplifying and strengthening governance of grant funding
The GFGP is an AESA is a programme established to strengthen Africa’s research and development infrastructure by developing an innovative standard for the best practices in the management of funds awarded to grantees. It seeks to develop a new and integrated system for the financial governance of grant funds awarded to grantees which will standardize, simplify and strengthen the governance of grant funding.
This new approach will include a self-assessment tool to support local NGOs, research institutions and academic centres. It will assist them in recognizing potential areas for improvement and enable them to take steps to build their grant management capacity and resilience. This will hopefully attract more funding to these organisations as funders gain confidence of their ability to manage grants.
The GFGP system will consist of: