Our vision is to limit the marginalization of Africa in the global economy
and to help create strong and stable economies in African countries, thereby improving the conditions in and lives of Africa and its
It is our mission to connect trained professionals with specific
developmental programs/organizations in Africa. To that end, we ask that Africans living abroad, as well as non-Africans, who are
willing to consult with or volunteer some of their time join our database. We will then use the database to help organizations
like NEPAD (New Partnership for African Development) to connect with knowledgeable African professionals to help
Our Goals and Objectives:
- We aim to build capacity in developmental programs by creating a pool of African and non-African professionals who
will consult with such programs.
- We aim to involve especially professional Africans who have left the continent to pursue education and careers in the
developmental processes in Africa.
- We also aim to include friends and supporters of Africa in developmental activities.
- We aim to provide organizations, such as NEPAD, with names of professionals who are available to help with implementing
Who we are
We are Africans and friends of Africa. Many of us Africans have left the
continent to pursue educational and career opportunities abroad. We recognize that many efforts are in place to improve development
and basic living standards in African countries. Furthermore, we understand that the main obstacle to fulfilling these efforts is
the lack of capacity-building, meaning that there are not enough knowledgeable and skilled professionals available to implement
programs and services. Therefore, we are strive to connect African professionals abroad who are willing to consult with specific
programs in African countries to aid in development.
Where we work
Our goal is to allow knowledgeable professionals to consult and possibly
travel (if need be) to help developmental organizations on the African continent. Depending on the programs and funding
available, professionals may work from their homes, or they may travel to Africa for brief periods of time.
How To Become Involved
You can become part of this exciting program by joining (for free) our
database of African and non-African professionals, who want to make a difference in the economic, social, and political status of
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We ask you to join this database, so that NEPAD and other developmental programmes can consult with both African
and non-African professionals to help with the development of Africa. NEPAD is a new framework that we as Africans have to embrace
and make our own in order to improve our continent's place on the world stage.
Please note that your information will remain in
our secure database until programs and organizations contact us seeking professional support. When such programs contact us,
we will query our database to find the most suitable candidates for those programs, and then we will contact those professionals
to inform them of the consulting opportunities.
"It is time we put African development into the hands of Africans themselves."
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