The AUB (formerly Union of National Radio and Television organisations of Africa) is an international broadcasting union. The aims of the union are especially
* to coordinate the activities of radio and television services among African countries;
* to help satisfying member needs with regard to vocational training;
* to offer good practices to members. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
The AACC is an ecumenical fellowship representing more than 120 million Christians in 39 African countries working to make a difference in the lives of the people of Africa through ministries of advocacy and presence on the continental, regional and local levels. [according to site editor's information]
The Academy's mission is to serve, first, as an honorific society with the primary function of honouring African science and technology achievers and, second, as a development oriented mobiliser of the entire African science and technology community with the fundamental role of facilitating the development of scientific and technological capacity for science-led development in Africa, promoting excellence and relevance in doing so.
African Academy of sciences primarily focusses on
* Capacity building in science and technology
* Mobilisation and training of the African Scientific community
* Publication and dissemination of Scientific materials
* Research, development and public advocacy ... [according to site editor's information]
OAIC is an association of African Independent, Instituted or African founded Churches (AICs). The terms African Independent or African Instituted Churches (AICs) are used more or less interchangeably for a large number of different Christian churches across Sub-Saharan Africa. These churches share a common positive respect for African cultural values that are reflected in their worship and belief systems or theologies.
The International Headquarters of the OAIC is located in Nairobi, Kenya. ... [according to site editor's information]
IMBISA is an organ of Liaison and Pastoral Cooperation between Episcopal Conferences of Angola and São Tome & Principe (CEAST), Lesotho (LCBC), Mozambique (CEM), Namibia (NCBC), South Africa which is made up of Botswana, South Africa and Swaziland (SACBC) and Zimbabwe (ZCBC). The Region has 78 ecclesiastical territories (Archdioceses and Dioceses). ... [according to site editor's information]
The SACBC (which is comprised of the bishops of Botswana, South Africa and Swaziland) is an organisation, approved by the Holy See, of diocesan bishops and others, serving in the ecclesiastical Provinces of Cape Town, Durban, Pretoria and Bloemfontein, in and through which members exercise their pastoral office jointly through the pooling of wise counsel and experiences in matters concerning their common interest. ... [according to site editor's information]
Website of the Anglican Church of Southern Africa. It is the Anglican province in Southern Africa and includes 25 dioceses in Angola, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, Saint Helena, South Africa and Swaziland. The primate is the Archbishop of Cape Town. [editors ilissAfrica]
The African Jewish Congress is the co-ordinating body whereby the smaller Jewish communities in Sub-Saharan Africa can retain their links with world Jewry. The focus of the AJC is:
* To enable the smaller Jewish communities to give their members viable and vibrant Jewish spiritual lives.
* To co-ordinate the fight against anti-Semitism.
* To promote the interests of the State of Israel.
* To give Africa and African Jews a voice in international Jewry through a proper forum. The African Jewish Congress is affiliated to the South African Jewish Board of Deputies and the World Jewish Congress. ... [according to site editor's information]
SANASO is a Network of NGOs, Faith based organisations (FBOs), Community based Organisations (CBOs) and People living with HIV/AIDS (PWAs) involved in HIV/AIDS work in Southern Africa. Its membership includes NGOs in 10 Southern African countries namely: Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe. SANASO is a mechanism for facilitating contacts among NGOs so that they are able to learn from each other, better utilize each others’ resources and be able to take a common position of issues in the HIV/AIDS response in the region. SANASO membership has increased to over one thousand organizations in the region. ... [according to site editor's information]