Nordic-Africa is registered in Finland as a Not-For-Profit Association. We operate and coordinate this online networking platform and we are looking at establishing physical presence in the 5 Nordic countries and the 5 regions of African  through regional/country offices, partnerships and liaisons.

Our Mission

Nordic-Africa Synergy’s aim is to promote cooperation between the Nordic and African countries through its online networking platforms and regional hubs. Our activities are designed to enable and facilitate networking and cooperation between experts, researchers, organisations, companies, students and recent graduates operating in, working with or interested in economic, social, political, educational, cultural, environmental and other development issues involving both regions. Nordic Africa Synergy also organizes and facilitates participation in Nordic-Africa cooperation activities and events.


Membership is free and open to individuals, organisations (both public and private) and companies in the Nordic and African regions specifically. However, individual, companies and organization outsider the Nordic and African regions operating in, working with or interested in Nordic-Africa related issues are also welcomed to join. To become a member, simply fill out our online Registration Form.

MAs a member of our online community, you can:

  • Create and edit your profile (upload a cv),
  • Add an organisation/company to our directory,
  • View the profiles other members, organisations and companies (with restrictions),
  • Contact, communicate and establish cooperation/partnerships with other members, organisations and companies,
  • Post information about your activities, events and projects,
  • View and request participation in Nordic-Africa Synergy’s and its members’ and partners’ activities, events and projects (with restrictions),
  • Post job adverts and gain access to our joblink

Our Management Team

Abong Nico

Executive Director

Chin Blandine

Africa Coordinator

Mukum Emmanual

Finance Manager

Our Advisory Team

Leena Alalääkölä

Senior Adviser
Former Dean of Studies at Lapland University of Applied Sciences

Federico lozano

Adviser - Designer thinker
Co-Founder and Creative Director of the DT LAB, Tromso - Norway

Dr. Sama Thomas

Senior researcher - Adviser
Post-Doctoral Researcher at The University of Helsinki

Promoting. Enabling & Facilitation Nordic-Africa Cooperation

Nordic-Africa Synergy