Site about the language of the Nyakyusa / Ngonde in Tanzania / Malawi. You will find many traditional short stories in Nyakyusa, information about the language, information about scholars / research done about Nyakyusa, a short excerpt from the probably first book that appeared in Nyakyusa some time between 1894 and 1914 ("Teti Teti"), an audio sample, a bibliography. An online dictionary for Nyakyusa was in the making. But as the site was last updated in 2007, it seems that the project was cancelled. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
OSISA is a Johannesburg-based foundation established in 1997, working in ten Southern Africa countries: Angola, Botswana, DRC, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe. It is part of a network of foundations, established by George Soros. OSISA's vision is to promote and sustain the ideals, values, institutions and practice of open society. Its mission is to initiate and support programmes working towards open society ideals, and to advocate for these ideals in Southern Africa. ... [according to site editor's information]
EQUINET is a network of professionals, civil society members, policy makers, state officials and others within the region who have come together as an equity catalyst, to promote and realise shared values of equity and social justice in health.
EQUINET is governed by a steering committee involving academic, government and civic institutions from Botswana, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe and from SADC and international level. EQUINET programmes involve institutions from these and other SADC countries.
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Publications are downloadable....
RENEWAL is a growing regional network-of-networks facilitated by IFPRI. Currently active in Kenya, Malawi, South Africa, Uganda, and Zambia, RENEWAL comprises national networks of food- and nutrition-relevant organizations (public, private, and nongovernmental) together with partners in AIDS and public health. RENEWAL aims to enhance understanding of the worsening interactions between HIV/AIDS and food and nutrition security and to facilitate a comprehensive response to these interactions. The core pillars are locally prioritized action research, capacity strengthening, and policy communications. RENEWAL is operated on the idea that the process of developing networks is both a means and an end. Impact can be enhanced and sustained when locally prioritized research is linked with capacity strengthening and policy communications. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
Website about the Yawo ( also: Ajao, Ajawa, Ayao, Chiyao, Wajao) living in malawi, Mozambique and Tanzania. You will find a link to a small video tape as an introduction to the Yawo, an extensive bibliography, documents about the orthography of their language, several videos about relevant topics. More features are under construction. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
Die Seite beschäftigt sich hauptsächlich mit den beiden ersten Präsidenten des unabhängigen Malawis und Sambias. Der Autor Donal Brody, Bibliothekar und Antiquar, scheint viele der historischen Persönlichkeiten selbst gekannt zu haben und stellt sie dementsprechend auch ausschließlich positiv dar. Unter GREAT EPICS Newsletter findet man daher auch eine Art Tagebucheintragungen Brodys zum damaligen Zeitgeschehen. ... [Redaktion ilissAfrica]
Pictures by the photographer D. Curran about Malawi, taken between 1996 and 1999. He documents masks and the associated rituals among the Chewa / Nyanja. Some pcitures were also taken in Zimbabwe. There is an explanation for every picture including the exact location where it was taken. [editors ilissAfrica]
Homepage of the Society of Malawi, formerly called Nyasaland Society (founded in 1946). You will find information about the history of the society, about their archive and library, about their publications, their journal, including an index of authors (alphabetically) and articles (classed by topic) ever published in the journal, further links and some full text articles (see table of contents). ... [editors ilissAfrica]