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Inspiring the Turning of

Problems into Projects

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1BA strives to make Africa a better place by promoting community level problem-solving

We inspire and empower Africa’s future leaders to find problems within their communities and to turn them into projects. We do this via the following;

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1BA Advocacy

Advocates for young Africans to turn problems into projects.

1BA Academy

Capacitates community change agents and entrepreneurs to make a difference.

1BA Projects

Identifies problems and turns them into SDG-driven projects.

1BA Connect

A digital platform that connects projects to opportunities.

1BA Fund

Manages an impact investment fund for social enterprises.

1BA Services

Delivers consultancy services to youth entrepreneurs in the network.

1BA’s resilient contribution towards achieving the Global Goals and the Africa We Want.

1BA & UN's SDGs

All projects initiated and implemented by 1BA focus on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) 1 – No Poverty, 4 – Quality Education, and 5 – Gender Equality. All other projects inspired by the 1BA Vision may, directly and indirectly, focus on any of the 17 Global Goals

1BA & AU's AGENDA2063

1BA contributes to the vision of building “an integrated, prosperous and peaceful Africa, driven by its own citizens and representing a dynamic force in the global arena”, via its actions in Youth Skills Development, Community Development, and Peace Building.


There are so many downloadable resources and assets on the UN & World Leaders’ SDGs for use in your various activities to aid in the SDGs promotion (in accordance with guidelines). Access them here! Click here for the popular version of AU’s AGENDA2063: The Africa We Want.

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1BA is 10 years! Here is our impact so far:


Reached and impacted by our projects and activities


1BA projects and activities inspired by the Problem-2-Project (P2P) vision


Of our project beneficiaries are youth, women & children

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