About Us

Voices of Africa Foundation

Empowering African youth through technology and fair trade!
 
Mission Statement


It is our mission to empower impoverished women and youth to improve their communities sustainably through the use of innovative and cutting edge information and communications technology and fair trade income generation.

 

Voices of Africa Foundation has three areas of interest:
  1. Children, mothers, and youth
  2. Technology in education
  3. Technology in healthcare
These are our objectives:

> Empowering communities to take control of their own development through information and education

> To train both urban and rural women in Sub Saharan Africa to use information technology

> To use the internet as a voice for the people

> To foster international relationships and bridge the digital divide

> To provide sustainable solutions to the Millennium Development Goals through ICT

> To work with in collaboration with women and youth to facilitate fair trade income generation

> To increase the fair trade market share for women and youth from Sub Saharan Africa

> To be a leader in the field of ICT for development from village to the government policy

> To give communities the educational tools for development in four critical areas:

1) Environmentally sustainable development: Energy, Organic agriculture, Agroforestry,  Natural resource management, Appropriate technology, Waste management
2) Health: Public health, Childbirth, Nutrition, Primary care, HIV / AIDS
3) Income generation: Fair trade, Social entrepreneurship, ICT skills development
4) Education: Primary, Secondary, Tertiary
Our organization is made up of volunteers from many different field and backgrounds that have main thing in common: A concern about the future of Africa.