The Hub’s goal is to assist West and Central African stakeholders (States, Inter-governmental Organisations, Civil Society Organisations and Development Partners) to promote coherence in rural development programmes worldwide. [according to site editor's information]
CRIAA SA-DC is a membership-based NGO (association of development professionals) that supports rural communities, particularly the poorest members of society, to benefit from sustainably produced indigenous natural products and smallholder crops.
CRIAA SA-DC incubates and builds capacity to enable local communities to control and take responsibility for their own ventures. It believes in cooperating at all levels with government and other stakeholders, sharing knowledge and supporting networks and partnerships. ... [according to site editor's information]
This website supports the policy dialogue on S&T for agricultural and rural development in African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries. It enables the ACP scientific community - primarily agricultural research and development scientists and technologists, policy makers, farmers and other stakeholders and actors - to share and review results of national and regional efforts and collaborate to harness science and technology for the development of agriculture in their countries. ... [according to site editor's information]
Faida MaLi is a non-profit organisation with the mission to empower women and men in rural Tanzania to access markets through capacity building of community based organizations and the implementation of the market linkage methodology in order to increase income and create employment opportunities in rural areas. ... [according to site site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
CTA is an institution of the ACP Group of States and the EU, in the framework of the Cotonou Agreement and is financed by the EU. CTA has the task of improving the flow of information among stakeholders in agricultural and rural development in countries. The work focuses on three key areas:
* providing information products and services (e.g., publications, question-and-answer services and database services)
* promoting the integrated use of communication channels, old and new, to improve the flow of information (e.g., e-communities, web portals, seminars, and study visits)
* building ACP capacity in information and communication management (ICM), mainly through training and partnerships with ACP bodies ... [according to site editor's information]
Le programme TOKTEN consiste à faire en sorte que l'Université, les Grandes Ecoles et les Instituts bénéficie des savoirs et de l'expérience de Maliens expatriés enseignants dans des structures d'enseignement supérieur. L'objectif principal du projet est d'utiliser les compétences des universitaires maliens expatriés pour contribuer à : i) pallier au manque de personnel enseignant qualifié, ii) améliorer la qualité de l'enseignement et de la formation à l'Université, dans les Grandes Ecoles, Instituts, Centres de Recherche et Instituts de Recherche ; iii) ouvrir l'Université sur le monde extérieur ; iv) développer et maintenir des échanges ente consultants/universités/instituts. ... [selon les informations de l'éditeur du site]
The NID is a non-partisan institution that consults with the government, civil society, interest groups, political parties, the media, institutional authorities and private citizens in the design and implementation of its programs and civic education training materials. Its mission is to promote and protect values and principles of multi-party democracy through education and nurture political tolerance and national reconciliation in Namibia. ... [according to site editor's information]
IFADAfrica (an International Fund for Agricultural Development programme - Western and Central Africa Division, IFAD WCA) is a network devoted to the rural development and the fight against poverty. It has been assigned as an objective the facilitation of information processing, exchange and dissemination among the projects community and their partners as well. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
IITA is an Africa-based international research-for-development organization. Its vision is to be one of Africa's leading research partners in finding solutions for hunger and poverty. It has more than 100 international scientists based in various IITA stations across Africa. The network of scientists is dedicated to the development of technologies that reduce producer and consumer risk, increase local production, and generate wealth. IITA is supported primarily by the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR). ... [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]