Some of our Achievements

KNOW WHO WE ARE

The Foundation for Security and Development in Africa, FOSDA, was established in 2001 to examine the causes of conflicts in Africa and to further improve the capacity of African institutions and civil society in the field of human security and development.

Over the years, FOSDA has successfully contributed to demystifying security and making civil society and citizens active in conversations and actions on security issues in West Africa, engendering a more collective approach to the subject

FOSDA has contributed significantly to minimizing the conflicts in West Africa. It led civil society in the sub-region to advocate for the formulation and adoption of more stringent laws and policies to minimize the easy availability of Small Arms and light weapons, which fueled these bloody conflicts.

Fosda also believes that systematic approach is a pre-requisite to help achieve its vision

The Foundation for Security and Development in Africa, FOSDA, was established in 2001 to examine the causes of conflicts in Africa and to further improve the capacity of African institutions and civil society in the field of human security and development.

Over the years, FOSDA has successfully contributed to demystifying security and making civil society and citizens active in conversations and actions on security issues in West Africa, engendering a more collective approach to the subject