The ACMS (formerly Forced Migration Studies Programme, FMSP) is an independent, interdisciplinary and internationally engaged Africa-based centre of excellence at the University of the Witwatersrand for research and teaching that shapes global discourse on human mobility, development and social transformation. Through research, teaching and outreach ACMS is a regional leader for migration on the continent, with partnerships around the world. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The International Migration Institute (IMI) is committed to developing a long-term and forward-looking perspective on international migration. Migration is seen as part of broader processes of global change and development.
IMI has been developing its two online tools: a database of African migrations references and a directory of researchers working on African migrations:
The database of African migrations references contains over 2000 references on aspects of migration within, from, and to Africa. Includes keyword search and facility to export search results.
The directory of researchers working on African migrations provides access to IMI’s growing list of academic contacts with expertise in African migrations. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]