Who We Are

We are African Institute for Children Studies (AICS)

A knowledge management and capacity building organization on childhood and child development.

We provide information, pool of experts, and innovative solutions to challenges affecting childhood, child survival, child development and child welfare

Our Vision

A responsive and nurturing world for every child

Our Mission

To provide a one-stop-shop for knowledge and experts on childhood, child development and welfare

our approach

Our Approach

Research, training, influencing, and modeling effective interventions


Innovation | Reliability | Excellence | Honesty | Inclusivity


We undertake community level interventions that provide evidence on what works in promoting the best interest of children. We believe in participatory evidence informed,collaborative, gender and cultural sensitive processes. We undertake research, training, modelling of effective interventions, policy advocacy and capacity building for stakeholders


AICS works primarily in Africa. It also collaborates with organizations and individuals who share our vision across the Globe. We aim to have a presence in all Countries in Africa

6 Countries

Active Presence in 3 Continents and 6 countries

6 Programs

6 Active Programs

83 Children

83 Children Supported to remain in School

8 Million People

8 Million Community Members Benefited