ACFODE is aware of the glaring need for different actors and leaders to be informed and skilled in gender analysis and programming. The organization is also aware of lack of a strong training facility and information centre that can equip women and men as well as institutions with practical knowledge and skills in gender and gender programming. ACFODE’ shall take advantage of her name, experience and database of skilled members to design packages and offer expert training, mentoring and advisory services on gender. ACFODE shall target local government leaders, young girls and boys, women and men to build their leadership capacities with an aim of turning them into champions for gender equality and equity. Particular focus will be placed on; training and mentoring women and youth in leadership and economic enterprise development and centrally organized training programmes on gender that target government workers, politicians, private sector players.