I am not African because I was born in Africa but because Africa was born in me
– Kwame Nkrumah
We at Justice Africa are working with African institutions, interest groups
and individuals with the common aim of seeking solutions to the continent’s governance challenges.
Justice Africa was founded in London in 1999 by four longstanding advocates for peace and human rights: Tajudeen Abdul-Raheem, Yoanes Ajawin, Paulos Tesfagiorgis and Alex de Waal. Their vision was to undertake research into the underlying causes of human rights violations and to campaign for policy changes.
Justice Africa established an innovative approach, looking beyond documentation and legalistic prescription; it built on the work of a series of existing and previous organisations. READ MORE