The Africa Albinism Network works with like-minded entities to prioritize human rights-based support for persons with albinism in Africa and influence action in response to the challenges faced by persons with albinism and their family members.

Our Impact

The Africa Albinism Network engages a wide range of actors, supporting national-level grassroots responses to attacks and discrimination throughout the continent, resulting in local and regional impact.


High-stakes advocacy events


African Albinism groups Supported


Activities implementing the AU Plan of Action

Plan of Action

AAN collaborates with albinism organizations to implement the African Union Plan of Action on Albinism by supporting the development of national action plans on albinism and their implementation.

Advocacy & Capacity Development

AAN engages with human rights bodies and mechanisms at the African Union and United Nations, often with albinism groups, providing strategic capacity development to albinism organizations in the process.

Implementation Map

We partner with African albinism groups to implement National Action Plans and provide capacity development through joint advocacy at the United Nations and African Union.