Pro-Africa Defined

Pan-African Pro-Africa Flag

Pan-African Council members pledge to a pro-Africa stance by devoting themselves to the undermentioned commitments and the advancement of African lives whether on the African continent or regions of the African Diaspora. Furthermore, Council members equally recognise the Constitutive Act of the African Union which declares the Diaspora to be all people of African origin or descent “willing to contribute to the development of the continent and the building of the African Union.”

Pro-Africa Commitments

Council members share a profound appreciation of their African heritage and work to restore the dignity of African peoples worldwide by pledging to support and defend the following eight (8) commitments of the Pan-African Council:

  • Stand by the Pan-African principle of unity set forth by our ancestors and honour the success of African peoples globally
  • Foster cooperation, solidarity and a common destiny among Africans and the Diaspora while respecting our diversity and plurality
  • Strive for the socioeconomic liberation, freedom, dignity and self-determination African peoples across the globe
  • Nurture an environment of cooperative economics, information sharing, regional integration, collective effort and social responsibility
  • Leverage Africa and the Diaspora’s creativity, capital resources and natural wealth for the benefit of its own development
  • Promote and adhere to the virtues of community, pragmatism, integrity, transparency and accountability
  • Establish human and planetary well-being as the cardinal priority of any endeavour
  • Be a proactive agent in cultivating peace, security and justice for the whole of Africa and her Diaspora