The Forestry Research Institute of Malawi (FRIM) situated in Zomba is one of the operational sections of the Department of Forestry within the Ministry of Forestry, Fisheries and Environmental Affairs. It is the center for most of the forestry research activities in the country. [according to site editor's information]
The objective of TBI, a NGO based in the Netherlands, is to contribute to a better use and governance of tropical forests for the benefit of people, conservation and sustainable development. TBI aims to achieve this objective through research (knowledge), capacity building (capacity and organisations) and communication (dialogue and linkage between national and international debates).
Publications are downloadable. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
CIFOR's purpose is to advance human well-being, environmental conservation, and equity by conducting research to inform policies and practices that affect forests in developing countries. The research is driven by a commitment to eradicating poverty and protecting the environment.
CIFOR conducts research across Asia, Latin America and Africa. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilssAfrica]
Le RIFFEAC se veut une plate-forme régionale de collaboration entre les différents acteurs des institutions de formations forestière et environnementale d’Afrique Centrale. Il s'agit de
* harmoniser les programmes d’enseignements relatifs au secteur forêt et environnement
* spécialiser les institutions de formation de la sous-région dans les différents domaines de la foresterie
* renforcer les institutions de formation spécialisées pour les rendre plus performantes
Membres sont CRESA, ENEF Mbalmayo et Ecole de Faune De Garoua (EFG), FASA de Dschang, au Cameroun, École Nationale des Eaux et Forêts(ENEF) au Gabon, ERAIFT (RDC), IDR (Congo-Brazzaville), ISA GITEGA (Burundi), ISDR Mbaîkî (Centrafrique). ... [selon les informations de l'éditeur du site ; rédaction ilissAfrica]
The IAS was established in August 1970 and was charged with the responsibility of promoting and conducting original researches in the field of African prehistory and history; musicology and dance; traditional and modern arts crafts; religion and other belief systems. In the recent past the IAS got additional mandate from the University to mount courses in Gender and Development and Postgraduate Diploma in Museum Collections. The website provides extensive bibliographies of their staff's publications.
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KEMRI is a public research institute mandated with research in human health and cooperation with organisations and institutions of higher learning in training programmes and on matters of relevant research. [editors ilissAfrica]
Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA) is an autonomous public institute whose primary mission is to provide quality public policy advice to the government of Kenya and to the private sector by contributing to the achievement of national development goals and improve public policy making and implementation through:
- Conducting objective research and analysis
- Capacity building
KIPPRA is therefore a central source of information and advice on a wide range of policy issues. ... [according to site editor's information]
IDS is a multipurpose and multi-disciplinary institute within the University of Nairobi's College of Humanities and Social Sciences. It focuses on social and economic issues of development in Kenya, the rest of Africa and the world. In addition to initiating its own academic and policy-oriented research, IDS provides research services to government, non-governmental organizations, and the private sector. ... [according to site editor's information]
The Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Act of 2013 establish Associate Institutes as organs of KALRO, upon application and approval by the Board. An Associate Institute is defined as any institution which undertakes agricultural or similar research, not being part of or sponsored by any of the agricultural-sector related Ministries, and which has access and makes use of public resources. Associate Institutes are included in KALRO in order to have better coordination of agriculture and livestock related research for the benefit of farmers and other stakeholders, leading to increased productivity. ... [according to site editor's information]
IERPE is a not-for-profit educational institution conducting empirical research, providing policy recommendations and training the next generation of scholars. Its ultimate goal is to foster sustainable development in Africa through improved provision of public services. [according to site editor's information]