Flags of Africa

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A map of Africa with national flags, excluding dependent territories and partially recognized states

These are the various flags of Africa.

Supranational and international flags[edit]

Flag Date Use Description
Link 1997 – Flag of the African Union The flag of the African Union is a green flag with the dark green map of the African continent on a white sun, surrounded by a circle of 53 5-pointed gold (yellow) stars.
Flag of the Arab League.svg 1945 – Flag of the Arab League The flag of the Arab League is two olive branches and 22 chain-links encircling a crescent and the name of the organisation (in Arabic)
Flag of EAC.svg 2008 – Flag of the East African Community
Flag of Organisation of Islamic Cooperation.svg 2011 – Flag of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation The flag of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation is white with a green crescent and globe, with the Kaaba at the center of the globe.
Flag of OPEC.svg 1960 – Flag of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries
Flag of SADC.svg 1992 – Flag of the Southern African Development Community

National flags by region[edit]

African Great Lakes[edit]

Central Africa[edit]

Horn of Africa[edit]

Indian Ocean islands[edit]

North Africa[edit]

Southern Africa[edit]

West Africa[edit]

Flags of African dependencies[edit]

Disputed or partially recognised states[edit]

Flag Date Use Claimed by Description
Flag of Somaliland.svg 1993 – Flag of Somaliland Somalia
Flag of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic.svg 1976 – Flag of Western Sahara Morocco

See also[edit]