To nurture the continent’s youth towards achieving Agenda 2063. We want to inspire the youth of Africa towards social good and enable our continent to fulfill its rich potential.
To instill problem-solving mindsets in Young people and to fuel African societies for increased development.
To work with youths to harness their untapped potential to develop sustainable solutions to social challenges affecting our continent.
An Africa with inspired and dedicated youth who are actively contributing to its social and economic development.
Ignite Africa Challenge is a Non-Governmental Organization working towards shaping the future of Africa through its youth. Ignite Africa started operations and was registered in April 2019.
We are a young passionate team inspired by the potential we've seen in Africa committed to work towards a shared future.We identify ourselves as a non-conventional development partner that seeks to integrate the common value of different actors and sectors.
We work with youth to inspire, challenge, train, fund and mentor them to shape a sense of a joint and shared future and also have a growth mindset. Through the alignment of strategies around objectives of impact, we catalyze collective transformation for sustainable growth of our continent. It’s imperative to work with youths in other to create a safe space for them and allowing them to become authors of their own stories.
According to a World Bank Report, although the poverty rate in Africa has dropped in recent years, rapid population growth means that the number of people suffering poverty keeps growing: from 280 million in 1990 to an estimated 522 million in 2013.