CAFP is governed as a Trust with Board of Trustees and management
run in line with
international best practice. The Board of Trustees comprise of members from government,
private sector, civil society, regional and international research and academic
institutions. This configuration ensures that all interest groups are represented.
The Board of Trustees oversee the operations of the CAFP, set the broad policy and strategic
direction of the Center as well as sets the guidelines, rules and procedures under which the
institution operates. The Trustee Deed helps guide the Board of Trustees oversight of CAFP.