The centre coordinates the scientific cooperation between the University of Yaoundé 1 as well as other Cameroonian and African Universities and German Universities. Another goal is the international networking of German departments of different African universities. [editors ilissAfrica]
le Groupement d’Intérêt Scientifique (GIS) des études africaines en France a été créé afin de permettre une meilleure visibilité des études africaines en France et au-delà.Cette structure se veut un lien entre l’ensemble des laboratoires et des chercheurs de ce domaine, en particulier les chercheurs isolés dans des unités dont la thématique est différente. ... [selon les informations de l’éditeur]
"The Ghent Africa Platform (GAP) is an umbrella organisation of [researchers and institutions] belonging to the Ghent University Association (AUGent), which focus on the African continent (and/or on the African Diaspora)." You will find a lot of information on member researchers and institutions, on experts in certain fields, on conferences and other events. Furthermore, the platform publishes an Open Access Journal called "Afrika Focus". The articles can be downloaded for free as fulltexts. GAP also publishes a newsletter. [according to site editor’s information] ... [supplemented]
The 'Casa das Áfricas' ( House of Africas ) is a research center, the purpose of which is to promote better understanding of African societies within Brazil. The website offers a great amount of resources: fulltext documents, interviews with researchers (videos), historical postcards from Mali (most of them taken by famous photographer Edmond Fortier (1862-1928)), more pictures, newsletters, links, information on research projects and more. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
On behalf of the International Social Science Council, this site invites to the third World Social Science Forum in Durban (2015) which will be co-hosted by HSRC and CODESRIA.A broad range of topics will be addressed under theme "Transforming global relations for a just world", many of which are open to interdisciplinary and comparative interrogation. These topics include amongst others -- global inequalities as it relates to governance, patterns of production and consumption, cultural exchanges, quality health and education, climate change and adaptation, and human rights and social justice. ... [according to site editor's information]
Researchers can use the platform to creat a profile of their own including research interests, publications etc. Besides the "African Studies" Group, you can find a menu on the right hand side "Related Research Interests" where you can find other interesting groups, for example simply "Africa", or "African History", "West Africa" or "African Archaeology". ... [editors ilissAfrica]
The Association was established in June 2005 to disseminate knowledge of History and African culture. Focus on the study of migratory flows and the exchange between Sardinia and Africa in various socio-cultural activities, with particular reference to the condition of women and education, and of the various forms of democratic processes. The Centre (Centro di Studi Africani in Sardegna), founded upon the initiative of Bianca Carcangiu, Professor of History and African Institutions at the Faculty of Political Science Cagliari University and current President of the Africa Association, benefits from the experience gained from its partners within the Dipartimento Storico, Politico e Internazionale dell'Età Moderna e Contemporanea (DiSPI), and from the rich library, one of the few in Italy, for African and Asian studies. Publishes the book series "Nova Collectanea Africana"....
The Brazilian Centre for African Studies (CEBRAFRICA) has its origins in Brazil-South Africa Studies Centre(CESUL),a program established in 2005 through an association between the Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS) and Fundação Alexandre de Gusmão (FUNAG).The numerous research themes seek to increased knowledge of the African continent and its relations to Brazil on the following topics: International Relations, Organizations and Integration, Security and Defense, Political Systems, History, Geography, Economic Development, Social Structures and their Transformations,and Schools of Thought. ... [according to site editor's information]