The Mission of .Africa

To sponsor, establish and operate a regional internet namespace with global recognition and regional significance, dedicated to the needs of the Pan-African and African community

To reinvest surpluses in socio-technological advancement initiatives relevant to the Pan-Africa and African community; and to operate under a viable not-for-profit initiative that is a technically advanced, world-class TLD registry for the Pan-Africa and African community

The Objective of .Africa

DotConnectAfrica is to be the Sponsoring Organization and Registry Operator for the .Africa sponsored Generic Top Level Domain. Africa has developed into a global force in the international commercial, political and cultural Network. The .Africa domain aspires to embrace this dynamism in the African Country to become a nucleus, intersection and breeding ground for Internet activity and development in the region.

DotConnectAfrica (DCA) an independent, non-profit, non-partisan organization based in Nairobi, Kenya, Reg.ID CT8710DCA90, which was inspired to come to fruition to coordinate the implementation of the .Africa initiative. At the same time, to address the lack of adequate internet policy in Africa and and acknowledgment of the impact of the policy in widening the gaps of the digital divide.
DCA seeks to assist in the strategic coordination of government internet policies, establish policy priorities, offer new policy choices, and ensure that the implications of internet policy options are fully considered. DCA encourages all stakeholders to participate in this dialog, in particular the African Diaspora.
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