MADE Africa

 MADE Africa

“Driven by solidarity and a shared concern for human dignity and human rights, through MADE, African civil society will endeavor to place the rights of migrants and better living conditions at the forefront of the political agendas in the continent and elsewhere.“ 

Mamadou Mignane Diouf, Caritas Senegal


The network is organized around sub-regional focal points in West, East, North, South and Central Africa, and led by Caritas Senegal and a Steering Committee and collaborates with other civil society organisations to promote human-rights driven migration policies. View the members' list for detailed information on the organizations. 

All civil society organizations working or interested in the field of migration, migrant rights and development in Africa are welcome to join and participate in upcoming regional events, advocacy actions and other activities.

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Activities 2016 - March 2017

  • Organize a Follow-Up Meeting in Dakar
  • Organize a regional and a multi-stakeholder meeting and trainings
  • Organize activities around the post- Valetta Summit
  • Finalize and publish a regional report on priority migration and development issues in Africa

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Related News


ICMC & Oxfam call on EU ministers to change course on migration cooperation with Africa

European foreign ministers meeting on Thursday to assess the six months since November’s Valletta Summit on migration from Africa must shift their focus to the urgent needs of people fleeing from violence and human rights abuses, said Oxfam and ICMC. As the death toll rises in the central Mediterranean, the EU has increased the amount of money given to many of the same regimes that people are so desperately fleeing from.

Civil society meets for MICIC regional consultation for East and Southern Africa

The sixth and final civil society Migrants in Countries in Crisis (MICIC) regional consultation took place in Nairobi, Kenya on April 29, four days before the state consultations in Kigali, Rwanda, on 3-4 May. The focuses for the consultations were the sub-regions of East and Southern Africa.

Discussing African migration at the Potsdam Spring Dialogues

African migration is often perceived as massive, increasing and mainly directed toward Europe. Speakers at this year’s Potsdam Spring Dialogues, including MADE's Sophie Ngo-Diep reminded the audience that African migration is first and foremost intra-continental, and called on African and European leaders to work as equal partners and acknowledge the benefits that migration and mobility can bring to both continents.



Related Events


Roundtable "migration and integration" in Nador, Morocco

Dans le cadre du Fonds Pilote MADE 2015-16, le Collectif des Communautés Subsahariennes au Maroc (CCSM) va organiser une table ronde « migration et intégration » a Nador, Maroc.

6th MICIC regional civil society consultation

The 6th and last MICIC regional civil society consultation, organised by the Global Coalition on Migration (GCM) and MADE, will take place in Nairobi (Kenya).

Aid and International Development Forum Africa Summit 2016

The Aid and International Development Forum (AIDF) Africa Summit 2016 will take place on 2 and 3 February at the United Nations Conference Centre, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia