Africans Rising Constitution

PREAMBLE Africans Rising has its roots in the Kilimanjaro Declaration which states: Africa is a rich continent. That wealth belongs to all our People, not to a narrow political and economic elite. We need to fight for economic development that is just and embraces social inclusion and environmental care. We have a right to the

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Fighting Dictators Means Fighting the Institutions that Empower Them

We have seen time and time again in Africa that simply removing a dictator does not remove the institutions through which dictators maintain themselves in power. For example, N igeria is no longer under military rule, yet the military continues to commit human rights abuses in Nigeria because none of the Nigerian governments have made a serious

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Africans Rising calls for mobilisation to restore peace in Cameroon

Since the end of 2016, this Central African nation is going through a major crisis which, in its English-speaking part, pits the army against insurgents who are demanding independence from the central government. The insurgents who are demanding independence chose Buea as the “capital” of the self- proclaimed the state of Ambazonia, which is not recognised by the international community.

ANTI-CORRUPTION CHAMPION FINALISTS

LALA TOURAY (GAMBIA)  Give us a background info about yourself.   I am a 20-year-old Gambian activist, environmentalist, poet, and proactive Political Science student at The University of The Gambia where I also minor in French. I currently serve as the Secretary-General to curb climate change in The Gambia by taking action and raising awareness.

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Nomination Form

Download The Nomination Form At Africans Rising, we are building a democratic peoples’ movement of the future and you can be part of that future! African Rising opened the nomination process for the upcoming elections of our first Coordinating Collective (CC). Who is an African Rising?  S/he is an African or of African descent and

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Code of Conduct

Purpose and Scope This Code of Conduct applies to members of the Africans Rising for Justice, Peace & Dignity The rules set forth in the Code of Conduct serve to complement the Africans Rising vision document and The Kilimanjaro Declaration. They are intended to govern the membership actions to ensure that all members of our

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Elections Nominations Committee

The Nominations Committee is a special committee established to oversee the Election of Africans Rising’s Coordinating Collective. The purpose of the Nominations Committee is to facilitate the nomination process. Members of this committee are Kilimanjaro Declaration signees and are active members of our movement. They cannot contest the election and signed and have no vested interest in the election process.

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