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What we do


AHPN influences policy through research, campaigning, lobbying and advocating. We ensure that the voices of African descent people in the UK are represented in national health and wellbeing policies.


AHPN run various programmes, projects and training sessions throughout the year targeted at reducing health inequalities among the UK's African descent population. 


AHPN has a growing membership of over 100 African descent community-based organisations who work at local, regional and national levels in the UK.


Our policy position are based on evidence, assessments and research (community based action research and desk research). 
Our other activities include hosting a network of Africans living with and affected by HIV and long term conditions (Ffena), engaging with the media and faith work. Our work is constantly expanding.

Get Involved

If you would like to volunteer to work with AHPN please do contact us for a chat.  Email: Tel: 0208 5555778

AHPN are regularly recruiting for policy interns, who work with our policy team and gain experience of policy, research, lobbying and campaigning. If you would like to be considered for an internship contact:

Board of trustees and staff

Find out more information about our staff and trustees. Visit our Meet the Team page.

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