Homepage of Colin Darch, presently Senior Information Specialist at University of Cape Town. Darch formerly worked in several other countries, among them the African countries Ethiopia, Tanzania, Mozambique and Zimbabwe. On his website, he offers his articles on different topics free of charge. The different topics are mostly related to Africa or "the South": Access to Information / Freedom of Information / Right to Information, Intellectual Property / Copyright, library science, Russia and Africa, politics, history and development policy in Ethiopia, Angola and Mozambique. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
Offical site of two Ministries in charge of education in Mali. The site is relatively new and not all the links are already working. You will find news, official documents for download (among others a study about the "Le système éducatif malien", 2010, and the "Annuaire National Des Statistiques Scolaires De L’enseignement Fondamental" 2002 - 2009), and other information concerning the educational system, like for example the question of national languages. You will also find the text of the National Anthem in several malian languages. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
The African Politics Conference Group promotes recognition within professional associations of the theoretical and methodological contributions to the discipline of political scientists whose research and professional interests center largely or in part upon sub-Saharan Africa. [according to site editor's information]
"The Network of African Science Academies (NASAC) was established on 13th December 2001 in Nairobi, Kenya, under the auspices of the African Academy of Sciences (AAS) and the Inter Academy Panel (lAP). (...) NASAC provides an independent forum for African science academies to offer authoritative credible advice for policy formulation towards economic, social and cultural development." ... [according to site editor’s information]
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]
Fellowship programme of the Federal Agency for Civic Education for participants from Germany and Africa. Participants are then working on relevant political and social themes. The portal offers a lot of articles and reports from the different excursions and events during the programme. Moreover you will find their online magazine "JoinMAG - Perspectives on German-African futures". ... [editors ilissAfrica]
Africa on the rise - changing the African conversation is a prizewinning nigerian weblog, reporting on important issues of the African continent and relations to nations of other continents for example in the fields of politics, economy, cooperation, leadership and development [according to the site editor's information, editorial staff ilissAfrica]....
The French CREPAO focusses on the non-francophone African countries, especially in East and South African countries. Since 2011, CREPAO went together with CEAN (Centre d'Etude d'Afrique Noire) to form Les Afriques dans le monde (LAM). On their website, you will find information on projects, publications and more.
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]