CAAGLOP's mission is to encourage the involvement of Africans in national and regional development through the use of local knowledge and personal involvement in order to develop mechanisms that will obtain effective and sustainable results in the fight against hunger, poverty, unemployment, human rights abuses and the AIDS pandemic in Africa. Its activities are aimed at providing information to a large number of Africans regarding issues that affect their daily lives and to provide a forum for self-expression as well as interacting with others on various social, political, health, economic and educational issues.
CAAGLOP is an African NGO based in Dakar, Senegal. It receives financial support United Nations Volunteers (UNV). ... [according to site editor's information]
4Cs Trust is a national organization in popular constitutional reform, democratic constitutional governance and the rule of law. 4Cs involves the community in all its programmes to create clear systems of governance and information accessibility through open source system. [according to site editor's information]
CRE-CO is a network of like-minded Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) in the Democracy, Governance and Human Rights sector. It is committed to a coordinated facilitation of communities to effectively and meaningfully participate in processes that safeguard constitutionalism and the rule of law. [according to site editor's information]
The CDD is a civil society organisation (NGO) funded by the European Union with offices in Abjua, Lagos and London. "Our goal is to serve as the ultimate catalyst in the transformation of the West African sub-continent into an integrated, economically vibrant and democratically governed community that assures holistic security to the population and is capable of permanent peaceful conflict management." ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA) was established in 2000 as a part of the global network of autonomous Soros Foundations. OSIWA promotes open societies where democracy, good governance, the rule of law, basic freedoms and widespread civic participation prevail.
The Foundation covers 18 countries, which include the 15 members of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), as well as Cameroon, Chad, and Mauritania. It supports civil society communities and advocates to governments on issues of governance; law, justice and human rights; public health and development; information, communication technology, and media. OSIWA also seeks a greater commitment to West Africa from wealthier nations. ... [according to site editor's information]
Homepage des japanischen Politologen und Afrikanisten Dr. Iwata. Er forscht in verschiedenen westafrikanischen Ländern (Senegal, Benin, Burkina Faso, Mali, Togo, Ghana) zu Politik in Afrika, mit Schwerpunkten auf Demokratisierung, Staat, Macht, Dezentralisierung, Zivilgesellschaft, internationale Zusammenarbeit von lokalen Regierungen, Religion. Man kann in der URL mit Hilfe der Seitenzahlen weiterklicken. Auf Seite 003 findet man Publikationen, auch als Volltexten, meist auf Japanisch, einige wenige auf Englisch oder Französisch. ... [Redaktion ilissAfrica]
The Helen Suzman Foundation believes that a free society is the best guarantor of good governance, stability, economic growth and human development. Established to honour the work of its patron-in-chief, The Helen Suzman Foundation has the aim of strengthening South Africa's relatively new democracy by prompting the principles of liberty, equality of opportunity, individual human rights and respect for the needs of the poor, cultural minorities and the powerless. These principles apply not only in the political sphere, but also in the spheres of development and poverty reduction. Protecting liberty and choice is especially important in counteracting the effects of one-party dominance in emerging democracies like South Africa. ... [according to site editor's information]
ACAS ist eine Gemeinschaft von WissenschaftlerInnen, die hier Studien und Infos zu Entwicklungspolitik (v.a. der US-amerikanischen) und Demokratie in Afrika bereitstellen. Man kann nach länderspezifischen Infos suchen. [Redaktion ilissAfrica]
The Civil Society Support Mechanism (CSSM) is a five year programme, initiated by the Department for International Development (DFID) and Irish Aid, aiming to improve governance and accountability for ordinary Mozambican citizens through strengthening and diversifying the engagement of Mozambican Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) with monitoring and advocacy on governance. ... [according to site editor's information]
Established in 2005, PACT Nigeria is part of PACT–a networked global organization that builds the capacity of local leaders and organizations to meet pressing social needs in dozens of countries around the world. Pact Nigeria has a holistic program approach that builds upon lessons learned from past democracy and governance programs implemented in Nigeria, as well as the momentum from recent anti-corruption efforts in the country. ... [according to site editor's information]