Le CIDR intervient dans des secteurs clés du développement en Afrique :
- développement local et décentralisation,
- développement d'entreprises en milieu rural et en milieu urbain,
- systèmes financiers décentralisés,
- assurance maladie et prévoyance sociale.
Il a pour objectif la construction et le renforcement d'institutions locales, régionales et nationales durables, au service des populations, participant à la réduction de la pauvreté et à l'amélioration des politiques publiques.
Il est actuellement présent dans une douzaine de pays africains : Bénin, Burkina Faso, Cameroun, Comores, Ethiopie, Guinée, Kenya, Madagascar, Mali, Ouganda, Rwanda, Sénégal, Tanzanie, Tchad et Togo.
Parmis les principaux partenaires sont entre autres Evangelischer Entwicklungsdienst, Ministère de la décentralisation (Bénin), Oxfam, Diakonia (Suède), Agence française de développement (AFD), Fonds International de développement agricole (FIDA), le PNUD et l'Union Européenne. ... [selon les informations de l'éditeur du site ; rédaction ilissAfrica]
The KAS is a political foundation close to the german political party CDU. It maintains numerous foreign offices, also in Africa. The foundation promotes peace, liberty and justice via political education and development projects. [editors ilissAfrica]
The FES is as a political foundation close to the german party SPD. The website informs on the ten focal points of its work in sub-Saharan Africa. A link leads to a survey that presents the homepages of the country offices. [editors ilissAfrica]
Africare is a private US organization assissting Africa in partnership with African communities. Africare's programs address needs in three principal areas:
* Health and HIV/AIDS
* Food security and agriculture
* Water resource development
Africare supports also programs in Emergency response, Environmental management, Literacy and vocational training, Microenterprise development, Civil-society development and governance and women’s empowerment .
It works in some 25 sub-Saharan countries. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The FNF is a political foundation close to the german political party FDP. The focus of the work lies on promoting human rights, the rule of law, the tenets of a market economy and liberal democracy. The FNF does this by providing political and policy advice, facilitating international political dialogue and offering political education.
A link leads to the websites of the five country offices in sub-Saharan Africa. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
Committed to the concepts and basic values of social justice, politicalparticipation and the labour movement the FES is a German political foundation and NGO. Current FES programmes, and activities in Namibia focus on:
* The consolidation of the Namibian democracy and its institutions.
* The support to conceptual and practical efforts for broad-based economic development.
* The promotion of social development and distributional justice. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The goal of USAID Namibia is "The strengthening of Namibia through the social, economic and political empowerment of Namibians historically disadvantaged by apartheid". The website informs about strategic objectives and programmes. [editor's ilissAfrica; according to site editor's information]
The Social Development Programme of the Anglican Church of Southern Africa aims to the improvement of the spiritual, physical and emotional well being of the poor and oppressed people of Africa on a non-denominational basis. [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The Friedrich Ebert Foundation (FES) is a private, cultural non-profit institution, committed to the ideas and basic values of Social Democracy and the labour movement. With its work in South Africa, the Foundation supports the process of political, social and economic transformation thereby wishing to contribute towards reinforcing democracy. Fields of activity are:
Support of democracy
Foreign and security policies
Economic and social policies ... [according to site editor's information]