SWAA is a pan-African women's organization dedicated to women and their families in the fight against HIV/AIDS. SWAA's mission is to advocate on behalf of women, children and families in the fight against HIV/AIDS. SWAA mobilizes communities by strengthening capacity to prevent, control, and mitigate the impact of the epidemic. SWAA is a network of 40 grassroots country offices. ... [according to site editor's information]
Africa Action is a non-governmental US-organization that works for political, economic and social justice in Africa. Through the provision of accessible information and analysis combined with the mobilization of public pressure Africa Action works to change the policies and policy-making processes of U.S. and multinational institutions toward Africa. Campaigns are inter alia on the genocide in Darfur, HIV/AIDS, indebtedness and international finance institutions. Africa Action produces a range of resources on African affairs and Africa policy, including position papers, reports, commentaries, fact sheets and talking points. Many of them are downloadable. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
UAF-Africa, the independent sister fund of UAF, works to promote the human rights of women and girls by encouraging or creating collaborative projects to support women in situations of conflict or crisis, and through urgent response grantmaking. The work is organized around three thematic areas: peace building, transitional justice, and rapid response grantmaking. ... [according to site editor's information]
FAWE is a pan African non-governmental organization to promote girls' and women's education in sub-Saharan Africa in line with the Education For All concept. FAWE's goal is to increase access and retention as well as improve the quality of education for all girls within the school system and for women in universities. It has a network of National Chapters in 32 African countries. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
AWIRU is a not-for-profit applied research organisation based at the University of Pretoria, established to develop an African capacity to understand the complexity of African water management and development issues. AWIRU's objective is to generate water management solutions that are politically, socially, economically, environmentally and culturally sustainable in Africa.
Some working papers and reports are downloadable. ... [according to site editor's information]
AMWCY consists of 126 association members. Its mission is
- To inform and train children on their rights , and lead actions to implement them.
- To struggle against our poverty and that of our communities.
- To contribute in developping child participation, as well as solidarity and fraternity among themselves and among all African populations. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
APCN is a non-exclusive association of scholars, professionals, andactivists dedicated to constructive change and peace-building in theAfrican World. Selected examples of APCN activities include producingpublic educational events, sponsoring research, facilitating knowledgesharing and dissemination, skills training, and mentorship of aspiring and practicing peacebuilders. ... [according to site editor's information]
NPI-Africa is a pan African resource organization committed to the promotion of peaceful transformation of conflict and reconciliation in Africa. NPI-Africa is firmly positioned in a 'mediative' posture between grassroots engagement and policy discourse.
It exists to contribute to the emergence of a peaceful and developing Africa, through initiating and facilitating processes of conflict transformation, peacebuilding and reconciliation; accompanying and building the capacity of individuals, communities and strategic actors; and carrying out research and informing policy. ... [according to site editor's information]
The africa action / Deutschland incorporated society (formerly known as Ghana Action) is a registered and approved non-profit and charitable relief organisation for blind, physically and mentally disabled people in Africa. acrica action supports projects in: Ethiopia, Benin, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Cameroon, Malawi, Mali, Niger, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda. ... [according to site editor's information]
CORAT Africa is a non-profit making Christian organization, which exists to enable effective leadership and management in churches and church related organizations. Listening to the context of change compels us to revisit our mission and seek to move beyond the traditional approach where our leadership development programs may have left many of the young people out. ... [according to site editor's information]