Establish standard editorial and peer-review policies for African research journals.
Facilitate and organise capacity building activities geared towards improving the editorial and managerial skills of African scientific editors as well as raising the quality of journals published in Africa.
Facilitate networking and promote the sharing of information, experience, resources and expertise among African journal editors as well as between them and their colleagues elsewhere in the world.
Improve the promotion, marketing and distribution of African journals, and contribute to their sustainability.
Mobilize resource and provide support for the strengthening and growth of African journals.
Promote maximum utilization of African journals in academia, the development community and among policy makers.
Enhance the global visibility of African journals.