I am pleased to welcome you to the UCP-SARnet Africa website. This is a community of brilliant and youthful African leaders who in their small ways contribute towards achieving the seventeen (17) SDGs as well as the AU’s Agenda 2063 goals.

Are you a student preparing for a leadership role? UCP-SARnet Africa is the place where you can show your creativity and publish your community related projects which addresses issues on the continent at the local level.

Our network brings together young leaders from all across the continent to share ideas as well as contribute to the education of a new generation of culturally sensitive leaders who understand that governance in today's world requires global perspectives on local community issues and close partnerships between governments and civic organizations.

As a community, we take real actions and initiatives to address continental issues in our individual countries.

We believe that together with our varied roles and skills we will build the strong, peaceful and economically stable Africa we want.

“What counts in life is not the mere fact that we have lived. It is what difference we have made in the lives of others that will determine the significance of the life we lead." – Nelson Mandela.


Tsonam Cleanse Akpeloo

- President, UCP-SARnet Africa

Our Community


If you are a student preparing for a leadership role, UCP-SARnet AFRICA is the place where you can show your creativity and publish your community related projects addressing global issues on the local level.

University group

If you are a member of university faculty, you will find in our network inspiration for participatory action research and new ideas about teaching community related courses.

Community Youth Leaders

Share with other members of UCP-SARnet AFRICA your perspective on the impact that the cultural, social, and economic context has on the organization and effectiveness of projects addressing the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) and the AU Agenda 2063 Goals.

Local Government

If you represent a local government, UCP-SARnet AFRICA may become for you another source for building partnerships and collaboration with local and global community organizations on realization of the SDGs and Agenda 2063 Goals.

Our Initiatives

The activities of UCP-SARnet Africa mobilize itself around the SDGs and the AU’s Agenda 2063 goals. Varying from advocacy/lobbying activities, general awareness raising campaigns, monitoring of implementation plans in the public and implementing projects themselves.

Agenda 2063:
The Africa We Want

AGENDA 2063 is Africa’s blueprint and master plan for transforming Africa into the global powerhouse of the future. It is the continent’s strategic framework that aims to deliver on its goal for inclusive and sustainable development and is a concrete manifestation of the pan-African drive for unity, self-determination, freedom, progress and collective prosperity pursued under Pan-Africanism and African Renaissance


The UN’s Sustainable
Development Goals