L’association (loi 1901) Survie a trois objectifs principaux : ramener à la raison démocratique la politique de la France en Afrique (lutte contre la Françafrique et le néocolonialisme), combattre la banalisation du génocide et réinventer la solidarité internationale par la promotion des Biens Publics mondiaux.Elle mène des campagnes d’information et d’interpellation des citoyens et des élus pour une réforme de la politique de la France en Afrique et des relations Nord-Sud. Elle fonde son action sur la légitimité qui incombe à chacun d’interpeller ses élus et d’exiger un contrôle réel des choix politiques dans tous les domaines.Elle compte plus de 1700 adhérents, plusieurs centaines de militants et 25 groupes locaux qui relaient ses campagnes dans toute la France.19 membres de l’association constituent le Conseil d’Administration, qui se réunit tous les 3 mois et définit à la majorité absolue les orientations de l’association. Ils sont élus lors de l’Assemblée Générale pour deux ans renouvelables par moitié chaque année. Le Conseil d’Administration élit tous les ans le bureau national, composé de 6 membres, qui convient des affaires courantes. Fabrice Tarrit est président depuis septembre 2011. La site est en français, en allemand, en anglais, en italien et en espagnol. ... [selon les informations de l'éditeur du site]
TransAfrica Forum is a Washington based human rights and social justice advocacy organization promoting diversity and equity in the US foreign policy arena and justice for the African World.
TransAfrica Forum serves as an educational and organizing center that encourages progressive viewpoints in the United States foreign policy arena and advocates justice for the people of Africa and the African Diaspora. The organization promotes solidarity with the oppressed and supports human rights, gender equity, democracy, and sustainable economic and environmental development practices in Africa and other countries where people of African descent reside. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The Centre for Indian Studies in Africa (CISA) was established at the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits), Johannesburg, is the first in Africa to focus on India. CISA promotes teaching, research and public activities concerning the Indian sub-continent, its links to Africa and the Indian Ocean, and builds on the multi-faceted networks developed with Indian universities, research institutions and public agencies. The Centre’s public activities are part of its mandate to contribute to the consolidation of economic, political and cultural relations between India and South Africa, and between India and other African countries. ... [according to site editor's information]
The e-Africa Commission was created in the framework of NEPAD. It is responsible for developing policies, strategies and projects at continental level as well as managing the structured development of the ICT sector in the context of NEPAD. [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The extensive holdings of the British Library for Development Studies have been built up since 1966 and constitute Europe's most comprehensive research collection on development issues. Subjects include economics, education, environment, gender, health, politics, rural development, social development, and trade. ... [According to the site editor's information]
The Africa Center is a unique American institution that fosters professional development of Africa's civilian and military leaders, supports democratic governance in Africa, and facilitates long-term, continuing dialogue with and among leaders from Africa, Europe, and the United States. As a primarily academic organization, the Africa Center is located within the U.S. Department of Defense's National Defense University. Founded on the DoD's Regional Center concept, the Africa Center (and its four counterpart regional centers) represent one way that the United States promotes and reinforces American values and strengthens U.S. national security. The Africa Center achieves these goals by offering rigorous academic programs in civil-military relations, national security studies, and defense economics. A diverse ensemble of leaders have participated in Africa Center programs, including ministers and senior officials from African ministries; generals, chiefs of defense staffs, colonels, and other senior military leaders; ambassadors and diplomats; civil society leaders; directors of international and regional organizations; senior level U.S. government officials; and current and former African heads of state.To ensure academic excellence and policy relevance, the Africa Center philosophy includes eight pillars that serve as the basis for all Africa Center activities. · Consultation· Partnership· Program excellence· Non-attribution and academic freedom · Relevance to African leaders· Significance for U.S. policy· Respect for others· Ethical conduct ... [according to site editor's information]
The United States Africa Command (AFRICOM) is a new U.S. military headquarters devoted solely to Africa. It is designed to enable US government institutions to work in concert and with partners to achieve a more stable environment in which political and economic growth can take place. Africa Command will focus on war prevention rather than war-fighting. Africa Command intends to work with African nations and African organizations to build regional security and crisis-response capacity in support of U.S. government efforts in Africa. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
ADEA is first and foremost a forum for policy dialogue on education policies. One of its major objectives is to encourage exchanges and reinforce links between ministries of education and development agencies.
ADEA is governed by a Steering Committee composed of ten African ministers of education and representatives of most multilateral, bilateral and private development organizations that work in the education sector in Africa. ... [according to site editor's information]
Das Projekt hatte das Ziel, die deutsche EU-Ratspräsidentschaft in der ersten Jahreshälfte 2007 kritisch und konstruktiv zu begleiten. VENRO forderte die Bundesregierung u.a. dazu auf, für eine armutsorientierte europäische Entwicklungspolitik einzutreten.
Es entstanden im Rahmen des Projekts eine Reihe von Publikationen und ein "Manifest", die als pdf-Dateien heruntergeladen werden können. ... [Redaktion ilissAfrica]
My Weku is a general-interest blog. A variety of areas including music, film, fashion, culture and politics related to Africa is covered. Surveying the culture trends, artistic creations and personalities of Africandom is in the centre. Blog alternates between serious discussions, unadulterated spoofs and mocking of our obsessions. "We bring you the largest collection of the funniest African themed videos and photos in our “Humour Section“ online as well as a potpouri of photos we like." The name “My Weku” means “My Family” in Ga (spoken in Accra, Ghana). ... [according to site editor's information & editors ilissAfrica]