Homepage of the project Mountain Voices, which was led within the Oral Testimony Programm of the Organisation PANOS London. The site offers extensive information through interviews with mountain people around the world, including the African countires Lesotho, Kenya and Ethiopia. You need to register (free of charge) to have access to the transcription and / or summaries of the interviews. You can browse for topics occuring in the interviews. For every country, there are two publications that can be dowloaded for free as a pdf, one local language booklet (Southern Sotho / Sesotho, Sabaot, Amharic) and A selection of the oral testimonies. Furthermore, tehre is a glossary for every langauge conatining the most important words and their translation, extensive information about the project itself, about the regions analysed, the interviews persons etc. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
A community of bloggers from Kenya or who write about Kenya. To be part of the community, you have to register. The blogs will then be examined by the initiators. Under "Aggregator" you will find the blogs themselves. Unfortunately, there is no possibility to search for keywords or foci of the blogs. The blogs are not sorted by topic either. So you just have to browse alphabetically....
21 pamphlets from the Onitsha Market Literature appear here fully digitized and annotated. They are part of a collection of 101 pamphlets from Onitsha now held at the Spencer Research Library at the University of Kansas. You will furtheromre find a bibliography of these 101 pamphlets, as well as a bibliography of secondary literature and a map "Geographical pattern of publishers' use of non-local printers". ... [editors ilissAfrica]
Le “Programme Appui au développement socio-économique pour la paix en Casamance”,ProCas est le résultat des négociations entre les deux gouvernements sénégalais et allemand et exprime la volonté ferme de soutenir le processus de paix en Casamance.L’objectif global est de contribuer à la réduction de la pauvreté au Sénégal par une action en faveur de la paix en Casamance. ... [selon les informations de l’éditeur]
The Peace Corps traces its roots and mission to 1960, when then Senator John F. Kennedy challenged students at the University of Michigan to serve their country in the cause of peace by living and working in developing countries. From that inspiration grew an agency of the federal government devoted to world peace and friendship.Today's Peace Corps is more vital than ever, working in emerging and essential areas such as information technology and business development,and contributing to the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief. ... [according to site editor's information]
A special issue on social movements in Agrica of the German journal sul serio in cooperation with "Ouagadougou Sans Papiers" on the occasion of the World Social Forum in Nairobi 2007. [editors ilissAfrica]
The Royal Tropical Institute in the Netherlands offers a wide range of resources in the field of development policies and the like. You will e.g. find their digitized map and museum collection, dossiers and many full text documents on different topics (see table of contents). [editors ilissAfrica]