Site about the linguistic situation and the languages of countries all over the world, including Africa and the Indian Ocean (historical, political, social, ...). The author is a member of the Trésor de la langue française au Québec (TLFQ). [editors ilissAfrica]
The AU is Africa's premier institution and principal organization for the promotion of accelerated socio-economic integration of the continent. It is based on the common vision of a united and strong Africa and on the need to build a partnership between governments and all segments of civil society, in particular women, youth and the private sector, in order to strengthen solidarity and cohesion amongst the peoples of Africa. ... [according to site editor`s information]
NEPAD is an initiative of the Member States of the African Union which which aims to foster the adoption of policies, standards and practices that will lead to political stability, high economic growth, sustainable development and accelerated regional integration in the continent. [according to site editor's information]
The "African Charter on Human and People's Rights" (1986) provided for "mechanisms to promote and protect the rights of the African people". This gave birth to the African Centre for Democracy and Human Rights Studies. Its activities so far have not been very far reaching. Last website update 2004. [editors ilissAfrica]
The AACC is an ecumenical fellowship representing more than 120 million Christians in 39 African countries working to make a difference in the lives of the people of Africa through ministries of advocacy and presence on the continental, regional and local levels. [according to site editor's information]
AfWA (formerly Union of African Water Suppliers) aims to enhance co-operation between public and private bodies concerned with water supply and sewage management. It advances the study of economic, technical and scientific matters relating to the water industry.
Newsletters are downloadable. [editors ilissAfrica]
AFRAA is an air transport trade organization open to all African airlines. Its objectives are
to serve, promote and protect African airlinescommon interests,
to enhance co-operation among African airlines,
to help develop a safe reliable and economically viable air transport industry in Africa. [according to site editor's information]
L' agence est chargée de la conception, de la réalisation et de la gestion des installations et des services ayant pour objet la transmission des messages techniques et du trafic, le guidage des aéronefs, le contrôle de la circulation aérienne, l'information en vol, la prévision et la transmission des informations dans le domaine météorologique, aussi bien pour la circulation en route que pour l'approche et l'atterrissage sur les aérodromes communautaires.
L' ASCENA compte 17 membres exclusivement francophones et lusophones. ... [Selon les informations de l'éditeur du site; rédaction ilissAfrica]
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]
ATI is a multilateral financial institution providing export credit insurance, political risk insurance, investment insurance and other financial products to help reduce the business risks and costs of doing business in Africa, in partnership with the private and public sectors. ATI was launched in 2001 with the support of the World Bank and the backing of seven African countries. ... [according to site editor's information]