AFRICAN MONITOR

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African Monitor champions accelerated delivery of a people-centred,
action-focussed sustainable development agenda in Africa.

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OUR MISSION

o be an independent catalyst for monitoring development commitments, delivery and impact on the grassroots; and to bring strong additional…

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OUR VISION

An African continent rapidly achieving its development potential, whose people live in dignity, in a just society where basic needs are met, human…

OUR HISTORY

African Monitor (AM) was established in 2006 as an independent Pan African continental body to monitor development support commitments, delivery as well as the impact on grassroots communities. African Monitor also works towards bringing strong additional African voices to the development agenda, by making sure that citizens have the capacity, platforms and opportunity to participate in decision making processes. Our vision is of an African continent rapidly achieving its development potential, whose people live in dignity, in a just society where basic needs are met, human rights are upheld, and good governance entrenched. AM has support from various African and International organisations, as well as its structures which include the Board of Trustees, the AM Secretariat, and implementing partners.

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African Monitor believes that a perspective of Africa’s development should emerge, where political leaders, governments, business and the citizenry at large engage in a collective effort to ensure that African grassroots populations have:

  • sustainable livelihoods
  • a source of income, decent jobs and access to economic assets
  • access to quality services, education and health care, and
  • the capabilities, freedom and means to pursue their goals in peaceful

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