Research4Life is the collective name for the four programmes – HINARI, AGORA, OARE and ARDI – that provides developing countries with free or low cost access to academic and professional peer-reviewed content online.Eligible libraries and their users benefit from:Online access to up to 45,000 peer-reviewed international scientific journals, books, and databases. Full-text articles which can be downloaded for saving, printing or reading on screen.Searching by keyword, subject, author orlanguage Resources available in several languagesTraining in information literacy and promotional support.Research4Life is a public-private partnership of the WHO, FAO, UNEP, WIPO, Cornell and Yale Universities and the International Association of Scientific, Technical & Medical Publishers. ... [according to site editor's information]
The World Economic Forum, committed to improving the state of the world, is the International Organization for Public-Private Cooperation. The Forum engages the foremost political, business and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas. On behalf of the African Agenda, the website reports on important economical and political developments in Africa [gemäß den Informationen des Anbieters, Redaktion ilissAfrica]....
The Centrum für internationale Migration und Entwicklung is the human resources placement organisation for German Development Cooperation. CIM places experienced German and European experts in African, Asian and Latin American countries, as well as in Central and Eastern Europe and the newly independent states. It allows counterpart organisations in these countries to recruit highly qualified experts on the European labour market, and to use their expertise specifically for a limited period. ... [according to site editors' information]
This site provides information about the North Rhine Westphalia cooperation with Ghana. The site is hosted by the regional NRW office in Duesseldorf of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH. The main focus of the development cooperation lies in the framework of sustainable development.The starting point for this site was the renewed “One World Strategy of North Rhine-Westphalia” of 2012, whereby the state government set the framework for development work in North Rhine-Westphalia and its partner regions. The country’s global responsibility is understood as an inter-agency cross-sectional issue, and all activities to implement the One-World Strategy are clearly focused on sustainability. Important projects such as WACEE – Platform for Sustainable Economic Development, Feasibility Study: Renewable Energy Supply, Climate and resource protection Climate and resource protection ,and Promoting Young Journalists from Campus Radios are carried out by this cooperation ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The mission of RASCOM is to provide to all African countries, efficient and inexpensive telecommunications facilities and meet their radio and television broadcast requirements, by having recourse to every appropriate technology, including a regional satellite communication system well integrated into existing and/or planned national network with a vie to facilitating the development of the countries of Africa. RASCOM is an intergovernmental commercially run organization whose capital is open to the private sector. ... [according to site editor's information]
SPII is a government programme designed to promote technology development in manufacturing industries in South Africa through support for innovation of competitive products and/or processes. It currently consists of three schemes: the Product Process Development, Matching and Partnership Schemes. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The CBFP is an association that brings together more than 40 governmental and non-governmental organisations. The goal is to improve communication between members and coordination between their projects, programmes and policies in order to enhance the sustainable management of the Congo Basin forests and improve on the standard of living of the inhabitants of the region. ... [according to site editor's information]
The Congo Basin Forest Fund (CBFF) is a multi donor fund set up to take early action to protect the forests in the Congo Basin region. The Fund invites proposals for transformative and innovative initiatives from the governments and civil society and private sector of the Congo Basin to slow the rate of deforestation, through developing the capacity of the people and institutions in the countries of the Congo basin to manage their forest. This includes helping local communities find livelihoods that are consistent with forest conservation and developing new approaches which will bring genuine change and ensure futuresustainable forest management.The Fund will supports activities/projects which complement particularaspects of the COMIFAC (The Central Africa Forests Commission)convergence plan. The CBFF works closely with Central Africangovernments, regional institutions, COMIFAC, ECCAS, Congo Basintechnical partners, international donors, NGOs and private sector. ... [according to site editor's information]
"The Development Policy Review Network is a network of development experts and policymakers in the Netherlands and Belgium who aim to reduce the gap between science, policy, development practice and the corporate sector." DPRN offers a whole range of online fulltext publications as well as two databases with access to fulltexts (see table of contents)....
La COMIFAC est un organe d'orientation, de coordination et de décision qui a mis en place et validé un plan de convergence sous-régional pour une meilleure gestion et conservation des forêts d'Afrique Centrale. [selon les informations de l'éditeur du site]