Richard Leigh

Role: Engagement and Capacity Building Manager and responsible for the Migration and Development West Africa Project.
Specialities: Richard has a background in youth and community development and organising, business development, capacity building, transport and infrastructural development consultancy.

Experience:

Education: Political Science, Geography and Resource Development, Project Management and a Masters in Social Entrepreneurship.
Why AFFORD: The extent to which AFFORD goes to highlight African diaspora efforts and steer diaspora agenda attracts me the most.
Why Africa: Africa is home, filled with the most diverse resources and potential that needs to be tapped. Africa, however, has to fulfil its potential for the benefit of its people and the world.