An upcoming public and policy engagement non-profit consultancy focusing on Social, Political and Ecological Justice issues in Afrika. We work and stand in solidarity with communities in mineral rich areas in Afrika and other global south environments.

Who We Are!

Afrikayetu in KiSwahili means “Our Africa”. Afrikayetu is a blog committed to publish well researched yet critical information on natural/mineral resource exploitation practices in Africa. Mainstream media in a number of African countries keep at bay hard-hitting reporting. Especially, news related to trade relations and malpractices in the extractive/mining sector. Afrikayetu joins like-minded fearless writers and information gatherers and disseminators in making information, which would otherwise not see the light of the day, available to the public.

One of the prioritised goals is to collect information from communities by community members in Afrika’s mineral rich areas for publication and wider distribution. It is our desire to incorporate diverse information from communities in the mining areas within Africa and beyond. It is also in the interest of Afrikayetu to analyse and demystify different social, environmental, development and  sustainability documents for its readers.

Mineral rich countries in Afrika as well as other countries in the global south face social, political, environmental and economic challenges. Participatory and collaborative efforts are therefore critical matter.

At Afrikayetu we are committed to initiate and actively participate in efforts that aim at standing for the well-being of our environments in Afrika and globally. Adopting research, participatory/collaborative self-determination to realise our Ubuntu and equity distribution of earth’s resources for the benefit of all.


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Log In

%d bloggers like this: