The DIE undertakes consultancy and training activities on the basis of independent scientific research. It conducts studies on development policy issues for public institutions in the Federal Republic of Germany and abroad and advises them on current aspects of co-operation between industrialised and developing countries.
The DIE maintains a postgraduate training programme and a Global Governance School that brings together highly qualified participants from Europe and developing countries. ... [according to site editors' information; editors ilissAfrica]
You will find many resources on this site, classed by topic and by region, among others, there are many links to full text documents published by different research centres and institutions working in this field.
EADI's objectives are: to generate and stimulate exchange of information between European scientists and researchers concerned with development issues; to promote interdisciplinary studies on specific themes; to develop contacts with researchers from other regions of the world.
Information about EADI is available in English, French, Spanish and German language.
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"IRIN (Integrated Regional Information Networks) is part of the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs; its services are editorially independent. IRIN's principal role is to provide news and analysis about sub-Saharan Africa, the Middle East and parts of Asia for the humanitarian community." Among others IRIN provides a series of humanitarian films that can be watched online or downloaded for free."Today, in sub-Saharan Africa and Central Asia the need for an accurate picture of events on the ground is being met by the Integrated Regional Information Networks (IRIN), part of the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). IRIN, which was born out of the 1994 crisis in the Great Lakes region of central Africa, pioneered the use of e-mail and web technology to deliver and receive information to and from some of the most remote and underdeveloped places in Africa, cheaply and efficiently. Its reporting focuses on strengthening universal access to timely, strategic and non-partisan information so as to enhance the capacity of the humanitarian community to understand, respond to and avert emergencies. IRIN further supports efforts at conflict resolution and reconciliation by countering misinformation and propaganda."[according to site editors`information] ... [supplemented]
Multilateral institution whose aim it is to assist the cooperation and solidarity between university institutions which work in French. The AUF offers its know-How, Cooperation, scholarships, training etc. in the educational sector and to universities. In West Africa, 43 institutions are members of the AUF. [editors ilissAfrica]
Multilateral institution whose aim it is to assist the cooperation and solidarity between university institutions which work in French. The AUF offers its know-How, Cooperation, scholarships, training etc. in the educational sector and to universities. In Central Africa, 30 institutions are members of the AUF. [editors ilissAfrica]
Site about Thomas Sankara. Captain Thomas Isidore Noël Sankara (December 21, 1949 October 15, 1987) was the leader of Burkina Faso (formerly known as Upper Volta) from 1983 to his homicide in 1987. With a potent combination of personal charisma (he was often compared to Che Guevara) and a social organisation with some participatory democracy, his government undertook major initiatives to fight corruption and improve education, agriculture, and the status of women.
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GIZ is engaged in three priority areas of cooperation with Cameroon:
*Environmental and forest policy
*Health and HIV/AIDS
Regional programmes focusing on the Congo Basin Forest Partnership, the All Africa Ministerial Conference on Decentralization and Local Development, and business development in the cocoa sector are also supported from Cameroon. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
Der DED ist ein Personalentsendedienst. Er entsendet auf Anfrage staatlicher und nicht-staatlicher Organisationen seiner Partnerländer berufserfahrene und sozial engagierte Fachkräfte, die im Ausland insbesondere ausbildend, beratend und planend tätig sind. Der DED engagiert sich in Mosambik vor allem in den Bereichen:
* Dezentralisierung für Ländliche Entwicklung im Rahmen des nationalen Dezentralisierungsprogramms PPFD mit besonderem Akzent auf der Förderung zivilgesellschaftlicher Organisationen;
* Bekämpfung der Pandemie HIV/AIDS durch die Unterstützung des Nationalen AIDS-Rates und seiner Strukturen in den Provinzen zur Umsetzung der nationalen AIDS-Strategie;
* Förderung nachhaltiger Wirtschaftsentwicklung durch die Unterstützung kleinerer und mittlerer Unternehmen, lokale Wirtschaftsentwicklung in Munizipien sowie die Zusammenarbeit mit dem Privatsektor. ... [gemäß den Informationen des Anbieters; Redaktion ilissAfrica]
The Agence Française de Développement (AFD) aims at supporting developping countries financially. On their site, you will find a lot of information concerning their projects and many free full text documents (reports, studies, ...). [editors ilissAfrica]
The Institute of Development Studies (IDS) is both a teaching and research centre at the University of Dar es Salaam. The vision of the IDS is to develop knowledge and skills that can contribute effectively to scientific inquiry into the nature, causes and impacts of global social, economic, political, cultural and technological changes on development. ... [according to site editor's information]