AHA is a pan-African NGO providing humanitarian assistance to alleviate human suffering. The work spans from protecting internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Darfur, to repatriating refugees in the Democratic Republic of Congo, to raising awareness of HIV/AIDS in Ethiopia. [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
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]
FAS is an international NGO created by African women leaders with four main objectives:
- Fostering, supporting and promoting women's initiatives in the prevention, management and resolution of conflicts in Africa, and for the respect of their rights;
- Strengthening women's leadership capacity, including at the grassroots, to restore and maintain peace in their countries;
- Engendering policies, structures, programmes and the peace process for the attainment of durable peace and human security in Africa;
- Advocating at the national, regional and international levels for African women's rights and concerns, and their critical role on issues of peace and security. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
La Plateforme des ONG européennes au Sénégal est un réseau d’organisations non-gouvernementales. Cette association à but non lucratif a été créée en octobre 2002 par l’initiative d’un groupe d’ONG afin de renforcer l’efficacité de leur participation au développement économique, social et culturel du Sénégal. ... [selon les informations de l'éditeur du site ; rédaction ilissAfrica]
Tostan is an international NGO based in Senegal. Tostan is dedicated to educating and empowering Africans who have had little or no access to formal schooling. It works primarily in rural regions (currently in Djibouti, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Mali, Mauritania, Senegal, Somalia) to provide basic education and increase community engagement in projects related to health and hygiene, child welfare, human rights and democracy, the environment, and economic development. Its work is recognized in non-formal education and community development. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
AMREF is an international African organisation headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya. AMREF’s strategy seeks to strengthen health systems and to design and enhance interventions that improve people’s access to health through their active participation. Today, AMREF implements its projects through country programmes in Kenya, Ethiopia, Uganda, Tanzania, Southern Sudan and South Africa. Training and consulting support are provided to an additional 30 African countries. ... [according to site editor's information]
Created by Nigeria's former President Olusegun Obasanjo ALF's mission is to develop leadership capacities in Africa in order to increase productivity of major actors in government, parliament, business and civil society. A range of high-level conference, seminars, workshops and publications address the quest for effective leadership, efficient management and enhancement of leadership skills. ... [according to site editor's information]
L'OPALS est une organisation médicale de solidarité internationale à but non-lucratif, indépendante de toute appartenance politique etconfessionnelle. L'OPALS promeut, renforce et développe les capacités humaines et matérielles des différentes institutions sanitaires et psychosociales des pays où elle intervient. L'OPALS élargit son champ d'action en dépassant son appui exclusif aux structures de santé dédiées à la seule prise en charge thérapeutique du VIH/Sida pour promouvoir notamment la santé materno-infantile et la lutte contre d'autres grandes endémies, paludisme et tuberculose notamment. ... [d'après les informations fournies par l'éditeur du site]
SARPN is a non-profit organisation that promotes debate and knowledge sharing on poverty reduction processes and experiences in Southern Africa. SARPN aims to contribute towards effective reduction of poverty in the countries of the SADC contries through creating platforms for effective pro-poor policy, strategy and practice.
SARPN achieves this goal through widening participation, bringing people together across the region to exchange ideas, and disseminating information to deepen understandings of poverty issues and improve policy and practice.
Some publications are downloadable. ... [according to site editor's information]
Third World Network-Africa is a research and advocacy NGO based in Accra, Ghana. It is the autonomous Africa section of Third World Network (TWN), an independent non-profit coalition of organisations and individuals engaged in advocacy on issues related to development, environment and North-South affairs. Programme areas are political economy, gender and environment. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]