APCAfrica took Its root from the International body, IAPC ( International Association of Political Consultants)which was formed in 1968 . Align with IAPC are the American Association of Political Consultants(AAPC), the European Association of Political Consultants(EAPC) and now APC- AFRICA.
The Association is involved in polling, fundraising, campaign management, media and all other activities relating to the management of the democratic process in Africa.
APCAfrica is a platform created to promote, sustain and foster a better political consulting practices in the continent and also to provide a forum for the exchange of ideas and views on principles and techniques of politics, political campaign and Government relations.
APCAfrica accomplishes this by bringing together members at its monthly/annual meetings to exchange views and informations about political development and other democratic process.