The APPA is an intergovernmental organisation created to serve as a platform for African petroleum producing countries to cooperate, collaborate, share knowledge and competences. It aims to promote common policy initiatives and projects in all facets of the petroleum industry with a view to maximising the developmental and welfare benefits accruable from petroleum exploitation activities in the Member Countries in particular and in Africa in general. Its members are Algeria, Angola, Benin, Cameroon, Chad, Democratic Republic of Congo, Congo, Côte d'Ivoire, Egypt, Gabon, Equatorial Guinea, South Africa, Libya and Nigeria. ... [according to site editor's information]
Fatal Transactions is a campaign that focuses on the consequences of natural resource exploitation (oil, diamonds, coltan, gold, etc.) in (post) conflict situations (as in Angola, the DRC, and Sierra Leone). Fatal Transactions campaigns to make sure the way of extraction of these resources is fair and that the local population benefits from its wealth as well.
Fatal Transactions is a network of different European and African NGO's and research institutes. The collaboration amongst European and African organisations allows the individual members to be more effective by using the support, knowledge, infrastructure and information of other members for their activities.
The project is funded by the European Union. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
Centre for Accountability and the Rule of Law (CARL-SL). CARL is an independent, not-for-profit organization that seeks to promote a just society for all persons in Sierra Leone, through monitoring institutions of accountability, outreach and advocacy for institutional transparency, capacity building and empowerment of citizens. ... [according to site editor's information]
The purpose of the Business Anti-Corruption Portal(Portal)is to provide a comprehensive and practical business tool, and to offer targeted support to SMEs in order to help them avoid and fight corruption, thereby creating a better business environment. [according to site editor's information]
ARLAC is to provide training for officials at all levels of labour administration system. Members are anglophone countries: Botswana, Nigeria, Egypt, Sierra Leone, Ethiopia, Seychelles, Ghana, South Africa, Kenya, Sudan, Lesotho, Somalia, Liberia, Swaziland, Malawi, Uganda, Mauritius, Zambia, Namibia and Zimbabwe. Regional activities concentrate on capacity building seminars for senior labour administrators; sub-regional activities address problems and issues that are peculiar to member countries within the same geographical sub-region; national activities are designed to meet the needs of labour officials at all levels and are planned in lose co-operation with the country concerned. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The ACMS (formerly Forced Migration Studies Programme, FMSP) is an independent, interdisciplinary and internationally engaged Africa-based centre of excellence at the University of the Witwatersrand for research and teaching that shapes global discourse on human mobility, development and social transformation. Through research, teaching and outreach ACMS is a regional leader for migration on the continent, with partnerships around the world. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
ONE ist eine Lobby- und Kampagnenorganisation, die gegen extreme Armut und vermeidbare Krankheiten insbesondere in Afrika kämpft.
Bono, Bob Geldof, Bobby Shriver und andere Aktivisten gründeten im Frühjahr 2002 die Lobbyorganisation DATA, die den Druck auf die Regierungen der Industrieländer verstärken sollte, ihren Beitrag im Kampf gegen extreme Armut in Afrika zu leisten. Ein Schwerpunkt lag auf Schuldenerlass, der Bekämpfung von HIV/Aids und der Reform unfairer Handelsregularien. 2004 entstand die Kampagnenorganisation One, nach der Fusion mit Data 2008 die gemeinsame neue Organisation unter dem Namen One. ... [gemäß den Informationen des Anbieters]
Agritrade is CTA's web portal on international agricultural trade issues in the context of ACP -EU relations. It aims to serve and to be utilised by ACP stakeholders. Agritrade covers the following thematic issues:
* Economic Partnership Agreements (EPAs);
* Reform of the EU Common Agriucltural Policy (CAP) and its implications on ACP countries;
* EU Enlargement and its implications on ACP countries;
* WTO Agreement on Agriculture;
* Market Access;
* Food safety (Sanitary and PhytoSanitary measures);
* Commodities (Sugar, Rice, Beef, Banana, Cotton, Cereals);
* ACP-EU fisheries relations. ... [according to site editor's information]