Online version of the authors thesis about vernacular architecture in Mali (former times till today), with many photographs and drawings. Please use Internet Explorer (and NOT Firefox) to watch this site, as firefox may have some problems showing the site correctly. [editors ilissAfrica]
Association of authors of drama from francophone African countries. You will find information about events, authors etc. There is also information about the Association malienne d'auteurs dramatiques (Seben). Unfortunately, the last time the site seems to have been updated is in 2004. [editors ilissAfrica]
Anja Barth and Tina Hilbert travel through West Africa by train, with the legendary Dakar-Niger Express which faces even more difficulties since its privatisation. The aim is to write a documentation about the train. The authors also visit the stations which were shut down and interview the persons responsible and affected and activists on the field. ... [according to site editor's information]
Le Forum des Peuples est un espace d'éducation populaire et d'analyse des politiques néo-libérales. Il vise l'interpellation des décideurs au plan national et international en ce qui concerne leurs politiques qui ont assez souvent des conséquences désavantageuses sur la vie des populations. Le Forum des Peuples est aussi un espace de construction d'alternatives.
Partie intégrante du Forum Social Africain et du Forum Social Mondial, le Forum des Peuples est une initiative que la CAD-Mali organise chaque année en contrepoint au Sommet du G8.
Le Forum des peuples, expression d'un mouvement social dynamique, traduit la volonté des Peuples à circonscrire leurs luttes dans la perspective d'une réaction contre l'ordre néolibéral et pour la libération du développement. ... [selon les informations de l'éditeur du site ; rédaction ilissAfrica]
Magazine about "female issues". Sometimes, articles are taken from other journals (for example from Malian daily "Les Echos"). Sometimes articles are also written by scientists (for example from Institut des Sciences Humaines, Bamako) [editors ilissAfrica]
Homepage about the French photographer and postcard publisher Edmond Fortier (1862-1928) who settled in Dakar as from 1900 and who then probably was one of the most famous and of the first photographers in former French West Africa (AOF territory). The site shows many of his pictures from different francophone West African countries shortly after 1900.
Also look for the book: David, Philippe, 1987: Inventaire général des cartes postales Fortier. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
Private Homepage. The author presents his photographs mainly from Mali (Dogon, Lobi, Niger river) and Egypt, with the focus on persons and architecture. Furthermore, you will find a document of 50 pages which gives explanations about the pictures. You will also find 140 sketches about the mentioned areas and people. Under "Miscellaneous" there are also pictures from Burkina Faso, Cabo Verde, Sudan, Gabon, Sierra Leone, Senegal. ... [editors ilissAfrica]