Papa Drame, President

Papa Drame has led the development and management of Act for Africa International, Inc. (AFAI) based in the United States since the founding of the non-profit organization in 2007. Under Papa’s leadership, AFAI expanded its actions over the years from providing healthcare equipment and supplies to health centers in rural communities in West Africa to developing initiatives to bring hope and real change to rural communities in Africa. Through sustainable agriculture, Papa and the team are helping communities to gain access to education, healthcare, drinking water and sanitation by supporting their community-based projects. Papa coordinates the implementation of programs and activities with the country team at Act for Africa Côte d’Ivoire (AFA-CIV).

Board of Directors and Management Team in the U.S. and Côte d’Ivoire


Papa Drame

Aicha Kone

Evan Gill

Charlotte Prud’Homme

Adam French



Mme Kouadio

Bertin Kouadio

Simon Pierre

Jean-Baptiste Koffi

Jerome Nbo

Nafissa A. Hamidou

Kama Atte

Marina Kra

Esaie Kouadio


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