The objectives of the Association of African National Olympic Academies (AANOA) are:
- The dissemination of the Olympic ideals and values in Africa, including through the development of Olympic education,
- Ensure the implementation by National Olympic Academies of Africa of the objectives set by the IOC, ANOCA and IOA in Olympic education.
- The exchange of information, experience and expertise among African National Olympic Academies as well as those of other continents and all Olympic sports organizations.
- The organization of all events and meetings including the impact on the promotion of Olympism is the first goal.
- The impetus for studies and research in philosophy and Olympic education in the African level.
- The promotion of sport and physical education, particularly through the training of human resources.