Das Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen ist weltweit aktiv für ein friedliches und bereicherndes Zusammenleben von Menschen und Kulturen. Es fördert den Kunst- und Kulturaustausch in Ausstellungs-, Dialog- und Konferenzprogrammen. Als Kompetenzzentrum der Auswärtigen Kultur- und Bildungspolitik vernetzt es Zivilgesellschaft, kulturelle Praxis, Kunst, Medien und Wissenschaft. Es initiiert, moderiert und dokumentiert Diskussionen zu internationalen Kulturbeziehungen. ... [gemäß den Informationen des Anbieters]
The site provides a link and literature list about South African and German law. Furthermore, it provides interesting information (addresses etc.) about internship and legal clerkship in South Africa and Germany. [editors ilissAfrica]
The project of the Stadt- und Universitätsbibliothek Frankfurt am Main encompasses safety filming and digitisation of 55,000 historical photographs from the German colonial history. Public access to the pictures is via a research database on the internet. Former German colonies in Africa: Togo, Cameroon, Namibia, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi. Furthermore, you have free access to the German Colonial encyclopaedia (1920). ... [according to site editor's information]
Volume 1 contains the alphabetical classification, and Volume 2 the classification according to the old catalogue of the library of the German Colonial Society. You can search the pdf-documents via full text.
The Colonial Library contains about 18,000 monographs about colonial times as well as a great number of colonial periodicals. The content of the library can be divided into to fields: literature regarding colonialism in general (including economy, mining and mission) and literature concerning specific regions (about 40% concerning Asia, the South Seas and America; about 60% concerning Africa, half of those 60% concerning Germany and Africa). German colonial times and German colonies are presented here in a incomparable comprehensive way. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
The Center for Research Libraries holds a number of resources (including full text documents) relating to Germany's foreign affairs and colonial operations which are presented here. These primary and secondary sources illuminate the German experience of colonialism.
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The Goethe-Institut is the cultural institute of the Federal Republic of Germany with a global reach. It promotes knowledge of the German language abroad and fosters international cultural cooperation. One important goal of the Goethe-Institut Nairobi is to promote international cultural cooperation by organising a broad variety of events to present German culture. The Goethe-Institut Nairobi offers workshops and teacher training seminars for teachers of German as a second language, and also provides an extensive examination programme. ... [according to site editor's information]
The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) has been working in Benin for over 30 years, supporting sustainable development in the social, economic and political spheres. We mainly operate on behalf of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ). German development cooperation with Benin focuses on three priority areas:
*Support for decentralisation and municipal development (good governance)
*Rural/urban water supply and sanitation, and integrated management of water resources ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
GIZ' activities concentrate on the south-west and east of the country, and the capital Ouagadougou. German development cooperation with Burkina Faso on behalf of BMZ is currently focused on the priority areas of agriculture, decentralisation and water. In addition to these priority areas, programmes are being implemented in the fields of sexual health, human rights and women’s rights, and on combating the worst forms of child labour and child trafficking. An inter-country development partnership with the private sector has also been initiated. ... [selon les informations de l'éditeur du site; editeurs ilissAfrica]
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]