ArtMattan Productions distributes films that focus on the human experience of black people in Africa, the Caribbean, North and South America and Europe. All these films were shown during the organisation's annual African Diaspora Film Festival in New York [according to the site editor's information, editorial staff ilissAfrica].
Site is also commercial (sells African textiles), but at the same time, it provides you with extensive information on African textiles, there history, production, origin, way of wearing, use etc. The site includeds many ancient photographs. As the site is very chaotical concerning the linking between the different pages and hence you will not find everything at first glance, please consider the tips and direct links in the summary. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
"Africa Media Online is a professional marketplace based in South Africa. We sell publication rights to African photos, audio files and text produced by African journalists and deliver the required media files via high res download off this website.We have over 120.000 African pictures available online. The emphasis of the company is to enable African's to tell Africa's story in the global arena. Central to this vision is the development of indigenous photographers and photo archives. (...) Africa Media Online also specialises in digitising African image archives." ... [according to site editor’s information]
Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI), a public limited liability company, was established as a bank holding company in 1985 under a private sector initiative spearheaded by the Federation of West African Chambers of Commerce and Industry with the support of ECOWAS. In the early 1980’s the banking industry in West Africa was dominated by foreign and state-owned banks. There were hardly any commercial banks in West Africa owned and managed by the African private sector. ETI was founded with the objective of filling this vacuum. ETI, a public limited liability company, was established as a bank holding company in 1985 under a private sector initiative spearheaded by the Federation of West African Chambers of Commerce and Industry with the support of ECOWAS. In the early 1980’s the banking industry in West Africa was dominated by foreign and state-owned banks. There were hardly any commercial banks in West Africa owned and managed by the African private sector. ETI was founded with the objective of filling this vacuum. Customers include governments and government agencies, multinational, regional, multilateral and financial institutions, local companies and medium, small and micro enterprises and consumers. Ecobank Group is a full-service regional banking institution employing over 11,000 staff in over 600 branches and offices in twenty seven west, central and east and southern African countries. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
Lowani is a commercial language centre for African languages based in the Netherlands. It offers courses in 17 African languages, including conversation courses with mothertongue speakers. While learning the language, it is also important to the centre to teach the culture and social graces of the respective countries. [editors ilissAfrica]
PROPARCO is a Development Financial Institution partly held by Agence Française de Développement (AFD) and private shareholders from the North and South. Its mission is to be a catalyst for private investment in developing countries which targets growth, sustainable development and reaching the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).
Proparco is operating in Southern Africa from a regional office based in Johannesburg in South Africa. The regional office of Johannesburg covers the following Southern Africa countries: South Africa, Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland, Zambia, Zimbabwe and Madagascar. ... [according to site editor's information]
Out of Africa Entertainment believes in the enormous contribution that Africa can offer the world’s film industry. As a company it is our goal to produce quality work that not only is of the highest international standards, but is also commercially viable for both the local and international market. While continuing South Africa’s tradition as a cost-effective location for Television and motion picture productions, Out of Africa simultaneously raises the bar on production quality in South Africa [according to the site editor's information, editorial staff ilissAfrica]....
Who's Who of Southern Africa (Who's Who SA) is a information tool and networking site connecting professionals to grow their networks and explore collaborative opportunities. The database currently features more than 7500 noteworthy Southern Africans in various fields of expertise. [according to site editor's information]
With a sound track record of 27 years, Sabinet Online has pioneered and become an established leader in the facilitation of high level access to trusted electronic information.Our clients include public and private organisations, as well as academic institutions in South Africa, the USA and Africa.
* Information Access by obtaining the full-text of the best or most frequently requested local content. Access to online references, abstracts, and full-text documents, supported by electronic document procurement, and an alerting service.
* Library Support through library acquisitions and cataloguing, interlending, and retrospective conversion.
* Information Management with specialist consultation, support, electronic publishing, and software. ... [according to site editor's information]