The Public Infrastructure Division of the Ministry of Public Infrastructure, Land Transport & Shipping is responsible for the implementation of Road, Bridge and Government Building infrastructural projects. The Land Transport Division has the task to formulate and implement policies for safe, efficient and environmentally sustainable services in the land transport sector. The Shipping Division is responsible for ensuring the safety and security of ships the protection of life and property at sea and the marine environment. ... [according to site editor's information]
The mission of the Ministry of Infrastructure (MININFRA) is "to ensure the sustainable development of infrastructure and contribute to economic growth with a view to enhancing the quality of life of the population." The site provides some documents for download. [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The Ministry of Transport (MoT) is charged with the responsibility for development of the transport and meteorology and to ensure that the services provided in these sectors are efficient and meet the needs of the population. The Ministry was established in January 2011 from the then Ministry of Infrastructure Development. ... [according to site editor's information]
The Project Murima, run by the NGO Eolis, deals with education, environment and culture in Gabon. The site presents two comic strips (with example pictures) and a video of about 13 minutes with interviews with pupils, students and professors about the educational crisis in Gabon and especially about the reasons for the failure of more than 90% of Gabonese pupils in the first round of the 2010 final secondary school examinations. The different contents are only available through navigation via very small orange colour side numbers at the bottom of the website. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
The AfricaConnect project aims to establish a high-capacity Internet network for research and education in Southern and Eastern Africa to provide the region with a gateway to global research collaboration. AfricaConnect seeks to address the findings of the FEAST Study and the objectives and priorities of the ACP Connect Programme, to contribute to the modernisation and development of education and research in Sub-Saharan countries. The AfricaConnect project is coordinated by DANTE (Delivery of Advanced Network Technology to Europe) and partnered by the UbuntuNet Alliance, representing the NRENs of East and Southern Africa. [according to site editor's information]....
Homepage of the Département d'Histoire de la Facultés Lettres et Sciences Humaines - Université Cheikh Anta Diop - Senegal, one of the most famous universities in francophone Africa. The site offers many full text documents (see "Ressource" and "Recherche"). A focus is on slavery and on health (AIDS and tuberculosis). [editors ilissAfrica]
Digital Library of the Département d'Histoire de la Facultés Lettres et Sciences Humaines - Université Cheikh Anta Diop - Senegal, one of the most famous universities in francophone Africa. The site offers many full text documents. One focus is on slavery. The institute furthermore runs a digitization project of all the theses written there since 1963. A list with the titles of the digitized documents can already be seen online. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
"The World Bank eLibrary is the World Bank's partly free partly subscription-based collection of nearly 6,000 books, reports, journals, and working papers. Among the many differences between accessing World Bank publications in eLibrary vs. the Bank's main web site is that eLibrary contains only the final, peer-reviewed versions of the Bank's formal publications." [according to site editor’s information] ... [supplemented]
"The World Report series is a biennial report series that reports on the state of the world in terms of freedom of access to information, freedom of expression and related issues." You will find a country-oriented map interface and a question-oriented interface. The report will give you information on the amount of libraries in a specific country, on internet users and other things.
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linux4Afrika is a German project which aims at collecting old but still functioning computers, remodel them and integrate them into a terminal server to be used in schools in Africa. During the first years, computers were sent mainly to Tanzania and Mozambique. The Software used on the computers is ebuntu, a Linux distribution which was composed especially for the use in schools. You will find manyfold information on the project's activities since 2006. ... [editors ilissAfrica]