"We are the 2010 Communication Project Management Unit within Government Communication and Information System. The 2010 World Cup was identified as a ‘communication opportunity of a lifetime’ for the country. The establishment of the 2010 Communication Project Management Unit within Government Communication and Information System (GCIS) was an effort to ensure that government has a coordinated communication approach towards hosting the 2010 FIFA World Cup." ... [according to site editor’s information]
Website of the French Association Survie (Survival) which takes a critical look at the Franco-African relationship on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of independence of many African states in 2010. The idea of the "Francophonie" or the Françafrique is the focus of critique, as it is said that France still pursues neocolonial interests in Africa. The website offers many article concerning this topic, including articles about specific politicians and a press review. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
The 31st December Women's Movement is led by Nana Konadu Agyeman Rawlings, the wife of Ghana's former President Jerry Rawlings. Its mission is to empower the women in all areas of human and national development so that they can always make informed choices. To bring them into the mainstream of national development, using a multi-faceted approach to reduce and finally eliminate the cycle of poverty in women and children and ultimately in communities through our aims, objectives and programme of work. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
Homepage of the fourth conference of the Women in Africa & the African Diaspora (WAAD). You will find some basic information about the conference and its topics. Unfortunately, otherwise the site is rather empty. The links to former conferences are outdated. Please see for http://africanwomenstudies.org/conference.html instead.
Special dossier / website of the French radio channel "Radio France International (RFI)" on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of independence of many African states in 2010. You will find many reports and audiofiles concerning the history but also contemporary issues of the African continent. [editors ilissAfrica]
This site presents the work of a group of PhD and MA students of the Department of Anthropology and African Studies in Mainz, Germany. They will follow the celebrations for the 50th anniversary of independence of 9 African states in 2010. You will find their field reports and basic information on each country.
Africa Special of the radio station "Radio Netherlands Worldwide" for the 50 years of independence of many African countries in 2010. Family members of three generations in eight African countries have been interviewed to tell about their experience of the past and their hope for the future. [editors ilissAfrica]
500 Words is a Sudanese independent online magazine. It is an amalgamation of various thoughts and opinions on Sudanese society, culture and life. It is concerned with the opinions of the Sudanese youth on all things regarding the two Sudans. It provides a platform for discussion driven by the contributors’ submissions in 500 words. ... [according to site editor's information]
Peter Dörrie writes about African affairs for a living.His special interests are security, resource politics and the politics of democratization. 54 Countries aims to be a go-to source for discovering interesting and insightful coverage of African affairs. [according to site editor's information](en)