TrustAfrica is an foundation that strives to secure the conditions for democracy and equitable development throughout the continent. Its focus is currently on three areas:
* Securing the conditions for democracy;
* Fostering African enterprise and achieving broadly shared prosperity; and
* Cultivating African resources for democracy and development.
The foundation is supported by the Ford Foundation, but independent and governend solely by Africans. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
EISA is non-profit organisation, established 1996 and based in Johannesburg, that strives for credible elections, participatory democracy, human rights culture, and the strengthening of governance institutions. Having field offices in Kinshasa (DR Congo), Antananarivo (Madagascar), Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire), N'djamema (Chad), Khartoum (Sudan), Bujumbura (Burundi), Nairobi (Kenya) and Maputo (Mozambique) its regional focus is no more on Southern Africa alone. EISA works in a number of programme areas, including
* Democracy, conflict management and electoral education
* Elections and political processes
* Balloting and electoral services
* Governance (political partes, APRM, institutions of governance and local governance)
* Online Democracy Encyclopedia
* Research and information (including a specialised library and in house publications).
EISA's work is supported by local, regional and international funding organisations.
A number of reports is downloadable. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
UNMIL was established by Security Council resolution in September 2003 with the following mandate:
* Support for Implementation of the Ceasefire Agreement
* Protection of United Nations Staff, Facilities and Civilians
* Support for Humanitarian and Human Rights Assistance
* Support for Security Reform
* Support for Implementation of the Peace Process
The site gives access to numerous documents. ... [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]
Das BINUB soll der burundischen Regierung helfen, die Folgen des Bürgerkrieges zu überwinden. Die Mission schließt sich an die ONUB (Opération des Nations Unies au Burundi) an. Wichtigste Aufgaben des BINUB sind Reformen in Politik und Verwaltung, um mehr Transparenz und Rechenschaftspflicht der öffentlichen Institutionen herzustellen; die Pressefreiheit soll gefördert und Entwicklungsarbeit im Bereich der Medien geleistet werden. ... [Redaktion ilissAfrica]
CLGF works to promote and strengthen effective democratic local government throughout the Commonwealth and to facilitate the exchange of good practice in local government structures and services. CLGF brings together central, provincial and local spheres of government involved in local government policy and decision-making. It works to promote and strengthen democratic local government across the Commonwealth and to encourage the exchange of best practice through conferences and events, programmes and projects, and research and information. CLGF has more than 160 members in 40 Commonwealth countries including local government associations, individual local authorities and ministries dealing with local government.
Some reports are downloadable. ... [according to site editor's information]
DPMF is a Regional Civil Society Organization furthering efforts to consolidate and institutionalize democracy and good governance in sub-Saharan countries. It focuses on conflict management and on enhancing the institutional capacity of the policy management process in order to face the challenges of development and the reconstruction process in post-conflict countries. ... [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]
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]
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]