"The Centre for Advanced Training in Rural Development (SLE) is an organisational unit of the Agricultural-Horticultural Faculty at the Humboldt University of Berlin (...). Its main task is to implement a one-year supplementary training programme. Other areas of work include consultancy and research as well as seminars and workshops on special topics of international cooperation." The Centre cooperates with the University Eduardo Mondlane in Maputo, Mozambique. The website offers information on the training programme as well as many fulltexts. [according to site editor’s information] ... [supplemented]
Homepage of the African Studies at the School of Global Studies, University of Gothenburg, Sweden. You will find information on the studies, research projects etc. Under "publications", you can find many fulltext documents (mostly English) mainly mastertheses since 2005 (country focus: East Africa - Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Kenya, ..), but also working papers and publications in their own series "Perspectives on Development Cooperation in Africa". ... [editors ilissAfrica]
"The Development Policy Review Network is a network of development experts and policymakers in the Netherlands and Belgium who aim to reduce the gap between science, policy, development practice and the corporate sector." DPRN offers a whole range of online fulltext publications as well as two databases with access to fulltexts (see table of contents)....
"The Academy is an interdisciplinary research institute dealing with social, political and economic issues in a comparative framework. The Academy conducts research on strategies of planning and socio-economic development, international relations, national movements and cultural relations. It investigates and documents case studies of economic, social, cultural and political changes and studies institutional structures set up for planning and development." Africa is not a focus, but some research is done (e.g. on the relationships between India, China and Africa), especially by Prof. Jamal M. Moosa who was the vice president of the African Studies Association of India in 2007-2008. [according to site editor’s information] ... [supplemented]
RAFID unites the university and other research groups that work in the field of development studies. Their aim is to facilitate access to information, documentation and training in development studies. On their site, you will find a data base with a meta search in journals relevant for that field and all the (bibliographical) information provided by the partner organisations.
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CEsA is specifically oriented towards the study of economic and social development in the so-called "developing countries" of Africa (particularly Sub-Saharan Africa and, there, the Portuguese speaking countries), Asia (namely Asia-Pacific and South Asia) and Latin America. You will find many online full text documents. [editors ilissAfrica]
APAD is a network promoting dialogue between African and European researchers in the social sciences as well as with developments agents.Initially devoted to the empirical studies of interactions brought about by development, APAD's approach has evolved towards research regarding social change on the African continent in its broadest sense. The APAD Bulletin (Engl / French) is accessible online free of charge (it contains scientific articles).
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Information about the degree programme "Geographical research in development in Africa". You will find information on the Bachelor studies (a master is not offered yet). Moreover, there are some documents for download, among others "Studying Africa. A guide to the sources". [editors ilissAfrica]
The Institute of African Studies of the Zhejiang Normal University has two key academic projects: Contemporary African Development Issues and Contemporary Sino-African Relations. Furthermore, it has several centres for different research fields (see table of contents). The homepage gives you an overview over the structure of and the research done at the institute. ... [editors ilissAfrica]