The Africa Science News Service (ASNS), published by a team of enterprising science journalists who are based in Nairobi, Kenya. Its users are from a variety of backgrounds and include students,scientists, science professionals plus a lot of intellectually inquisitive people who are simply interested in how the universe works. ... [according to site editor's information]
APHRC is a non-profit, non-governmental international organization committed to conducting high quality and policy-relevant research on population and health issues facing sub-Saharan Africa. The Center brings together African scholars to take the lead in developing priority research programs and enhancing use of research findings for policy formulation and program improvement in sub-Saharan Africa.
A number of publications ist downloadable. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
ATPS is a multi-disciplinary network of researchers, private sector actors and policy makers promoting innovative science and technology policy making through research, dialogue and advocacy in 23 African countries.The network provides modest grants to individuals and institutions to carry out research on issues of science and technology policy in sub-Saharan Africa.
The research results are disseminated to policy makers and other end-users through manuscript reports, published books, journal articles, workshops, conferences, policy dialogue and the Internet.
ATPS organizes and implements training activities targeted at policy makers, legislators, mid-level technocrats, researchers, and leaders in the private sector. ... [according to site editor's information]
CERDES is a NGO based in Bamako with an office in Bethesda, MD (Washington, DC). It was founded in 1991, at the margin of the historical national conference which took place in July and August 1991, to set up a new constitution and electoral code, a chart for multi-party system and the state of the nation. [according to site editor's information]
This is an archived website.
The Chronic Poverty Research Centre (CPRC) was an international partnership of universities, research institutes and NGOs, which completed its ten-year programme in 2011. Its research has deepened understanding of the causes of chronic poverty, and provided analysis and policy guidance on the reduction of chronic poverty. The CPRC was funded by the UK Department for International Development. ... [according to site editor's information]
The CSIR undertakes directed and multidisciplinary research, technological innovation as well as industrial and scientific development to improve the quality of life of the country's people. It is committed to supporting innovation in South Africa to improve national competitiveness in the global economy. [according to site editor's information]
The DRFN is a Namibian non-governmental sustainability organisation aiming to enhance decision-making for sustainable development through research, training and consultancy in the country’s land, water and energy sectors.
The DRFN provides objective, relevant and professional services supporting decision-makers of all walks of life – from communities to traditional and local authorities, to the highest decision-making bodies and individuals in government and the private sector – by developing, disseminating and implementing scientific, fact-based and analytical options that form the backbone of policy development, planning and implementation, thereby contributing to Namibia’s sustainable development. ... [according to site editor's information]
Das "Directory of Open Access Journals" dient als eine einzige Anlaufstelle für die Nutzer von Open-Access-Zeitschriften mit direktem Zugang zu den Volltexten.
Das Ziel des "Directory of Open Access Journals" ist es, die Bekanntheit von Open Access zu erhöhen und die einfache Verwendung von wissenschaftlichen und akademischen Zeitschriften im Open-Access-Bereich zu fördern, damit es zu einer verstärkten Nutzung und Wirkung dieser kommt. Das Verzeichnis soll umfassend sein und alle wissenschaftlichen und akademischen Open-Access-Zeitschriften abdecken, die ein System zur Qualitätskontrolle verwenden, um den Inhalt zu garantieren.[Text: Redaktion b2i] ... [Redaktion ilissAfrica]
ERAfrica is a new European Union (EU) project aimed at promoting a unified European approach to collaborating with Africa in the field of science and technology research for innovation and sustainable development. ERAfrica forms part of the 7th Framework Programme suite of European research initiatives, and boasts as primary objective the creation of a “European Research Area Network” for the African continent, similar to other “ERA-Nets” operating in relation to areas as diverse as Russia (ERA.Net RUS), India (New INDIGO) and the Far East (KorA-Net). ... [according to site editor's information]