From the President, African Professionals of Australia (ACT Chapter)

The African Professionals of Australia (APA) is a non-for-profit organisation whose purpose is to empower professionals of African origin to reach their full potential in their respective professions. This includes providing a platform to pursue and achieve continued professional relevance and impact to the Australian community at large. APA is one of the largest African organisations in Australia with a current membership of over 500. The organisation is dedicated to the personal and professional success of African-Australian professionals and has in place several programs and initiatives aimed towards maximum utilisation of available resources to achieve its intended objectives. APA offers its members leadership training, professional development, mentoring opportunities and career placement services. APA has Chapters in the ACT, New South Wales, and Western Australia.


APA ACT Contact Details

Phoebe Mwanza, President –

Marian Kijirah, Vice President –




Twitter: @APAACT

Mailing address: PO Box 2586, Jolimont Centre GPO, Canberra ACT 2601