Africans Rising is a Pan-African movement of people and organisations, working for peace, justice and dignity. They are determined to foster an Africa-wide solidarity and unity of purpose of the Peoples of Africa to build the Future they want – a right to peace, social inclusion and shared prosperity.
Africans Rising amplifies broad demands connecting struggles, building solidarity & cooperation within & amongst campaigns for social, economic, environmental and gender justice. They do this with movements, people, civil society organisations, governments, artists, business, and others – based on their shared support for the Kilimanjaro Declaration.
As a broad, growing Pan-African movement, they are focused on:
Improving Accountability & Ending Corruption - improving the ability of people and organisations to hold their governments accountable, build open governance and; end the political impunity that drives corruption. See that page for a list of articles and post related to this.
Freedom of Expression - ensuring that people’s inherent rights to express and engage in the public discourse and, access and enjoy their freedoms. Follow that link for a list of articles and post related to this.See more