AFIC invests resources to equip its staff with relevant skills to support members and effectively lead regional and continental advocacy and monitoring. In addition, the centre develops tools and methodologies to support itself and members in their work. AFIC organises training opportunities and study tours for its members and national partners to learn from different experiences on the continent and around the world. Discussions to twin with other regional ATI networks are ongoing which will see AFIC work with other networks for mutual enhancement of the abilities of the Secretariat and members.
AFIC's membership and partnerships to other networks has also provided opportunities for experience sharing and peer support. These include The Vance Centre, The Vance Centre, TAI Initiative, International Alliance on Natural Resources in Africa (IANRA), International Freedom of Exchange (IFEX) Africa Freedom of Exchange (AFEX), APAI Working Group.