Conciliation Resources informs and strengthens peace processes around the world by making sure that the hard-won lessons of peacemaking are analysed, documented and readily available. We do this through our acclaimed Accord publication series and projects. Over the past 10 years we have developed a unique body of documentation on peace processes and armed conflict. ... [according to site editor's information]
OSSREA is a regional research and capacity-building organization which has national chapters and liaison offices in 21 countries in the region. One of OSSREA's objectives is to facilitate dialogue, cooperation and collaboration between researchers, other scholars and policy-makers in Africa with a view to enhancing the impact of research on policy-making and development planning.
Some publications are downloadable. ... [according to site editor's information]
The Network is an international and inter-universities program aiming at collecting and editing "grey literature" documents about recent events and about economic, social and politic prospective for the region.Countries of interest : Burundi, Rwanda and the regional context (Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Democratic Republic of Congo - DRC). Working languages (depending from the original documents) : English, French, Kinyarwanda, Kirundi (including English & French abstracts for the documents in local languages). ... [according to site editor's information]
Das offene Online-Wörterbuch (ursprünglich für Swahili entwickelt) wurde zu einem Datensystem ausgebaut, in das jede Sprache integriert werden kann. Ausgangspunkt ist eine 100 Wörter-Liste, die u.a. in den Sprachen Gusii, Hehe, Rwanda, Ganda, Pulaar, Tswana, Songhai und Yeye vorliegt. [Redaktion ilissAfrica]
The aim of COMESA is promoting regional economic integration through trade and investment. There is also a peace, security and foreign policy dimension of the venture, seen as preconditions for enhanced development in the region. [editors ilissAfrica]
ARTICLE 19 is a human rights organisation with a specific mandate and focus on the defence and promotion of freedom of expression and freedom of information worldwide.
Access to documents ranging from succinct press releases to more in depth reports on specific countries or issues and from analyses of laws to international legal standards. ... [according to site editor's information]
The Zimciv database and site is produced and maintained by TARSC (Training and Research Support Centre) to strengthen the dissemination, research, analysis of and debate on civil society in Zimbabwe and on issues and positions taken up by civil society. It is a database of information produced by and about civil society in Zimbabwe. It also includes related information by and about civil society in east and southern Africa. ... [according to site editor's information]
This site introduces a project which built up a multimedia language course for Swahili which was meant to appear on a CD-Rom. You can find two samples of the course online (Unit 1 + 10). They contain grammar, exercises, audio samples and two videos concerning greetings/farewells and how to give directions in Swahili. Furthermore, you can find the table of contents of the whole course. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
The Mission of ICPAC: Provision of timely climate early warning information and supporting specific sector applications to enable the region cope with various risks associated with extreme climate variability and change for poverty alleviation, environment management and sustainable development of the member countries.
The major goals of ICPAC include: Improved and enhanced sub-regional and national capacities for the use of climate knowledge towards providing Climate Information, Prediction Products and Services, Early Warning, and related applications, as a contribution to Sustainable Development in the IGAD Sub-Region.
Member countries are Burundi, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda. ... [editors ilissAfrica and site editor's information]
The East African Tea Trade Association is a voluntary organisation bringing together Tea Producers, Buyers (Exporters), Brokers, Tea Packers and Warehousemen, all working to promote the best interests of the Tea Trade in Africa. Currently, membership comprises over three hundred companies extending across the East and Central African borders.
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The web site provides production and auction reports....