Africa Governance Institute is conceived as a center for high-level political dialogue and advanced studies and training on Governance in Africa. As such, it will be called upon to engage in advocacy for democratic and Developmental Governance in Africa, to develop cutting-edge research and innovative training methods designed to find solutions to the most pressing Governance issues identified in political dialogue sessions. Additionally it is supposed to disseminate/diffuse the relevant information on Governance in Africa. ... [according to site editor's information]
The African Good Governance Network (AGGN) comprises a group of highly educated African academics who have either studied in Germany or are still studying in Germany. Due to their qualifications they can be numbered among the future decision makers dedicated to Good Governance principles in sub-Saharan Africa. AGGN fellows promote the ideas of Good Governance and help to further the process of democratization in their home countries. AGGN members consider it their duty to actively promote the values of Good Governance and thus accompany the economic and political transformation process in sub-Saharan Africa. ... [according to site editor's information]
African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) was put in place by the Governments of the African Union in order to monitor the implementation of the critical objectives of NEPAD, an integrated strategic framework for the socio-economic development in Africa. The African peer review incorporates both a country self-assessment and an assessment by other people from African countries. The site documents the implementation process in Tanzania. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The African Training and Research Centre in Administration for Development (CAFRAD) is a Pan African intergovernmental organization, established in 1964 by African governments, with the support of UNESCO; making it the first uniquely Pan-African training and research center in the continent for the improvement of public administration and governance systems in Africa. Its headquarter is located in Tangier (Morocco). Membership is open to all African countries: at present, CAFRAD has members. ... [according to site editor's information]
CAAGLOP's mission is to encourage the involvement of Africans in national and regional development through the use of local knowledge and personal involvement in order to develop mechanisms that will obtain effective and sustainable results in the fight against hunger, poverty, unemployment, human rights abuses and the AIDS pandemic in Africa. Its activities are aimed at providing information to a large number of Africans regarding issues that affect their daily lives and to provide a forum for self-expression as well as interacting with others on various social, political, health, economic and educational issues.
CAAGLOP is an African NGO based in Dakar, Senegal. It receives financial support United Nations Volunteers (UNV). ... [according to site editor's information]
La mission principale du CAPES - logé administrativement à la Présidence du Faso - est de contribuer, en tant qu'outil d'accompagnement du Cadre Stratégique de Lutte contre la Pauvreté (CSLP), au renforcement des capacités de l'ensemble des acteurs du développement (secteurs public, privé et société civile) à travers la constitution d'une masse critique de compétences dans les domaines de la gestion, de l'analyse et de l'évaluation des politiques économiques et sociales. Ses objectifs statuaires sont :
- Aider à la conception et à l'analyse des grandes lignes de la politique économique et sociale à moyen et long terme,
- Organiser des formations en matière de gestion et d'analyse des politiques, de gestion de programmes et de projets économiques, ainsi que dans le domaine des études prospectives,
- Améliorer la disponibilité et la qualité des informations et faciliter les échanges d'expériences par la consolidation d'une base de données,- Aider à la création d'un réseau d'experts en analyse des politiques économiques et sociales, en gestion des programmes et des projets et dans le domaine de la prospective. ... [selon les informations de l'éditeur du site]
CITAD is a NGO committed to the use of information and communication technologies for development and promotion of good governance. The overall aim is to provide guidelines informed by both research and practice on how ICTs could be properly deployed for development purposes. Its specific objectives are inter alia:
* Raise awareness about the use of ICTs in development
* Campaign for an appropriate national policy on ICTs
* Conduct research on ICTs in development
* Propagate best practices in ICT applications in development
* Use ICTs as tools for the promotion of democracy and good governance ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The Center for Public Integrity is an independent NGO with the objective to promote integrity, transparency, ethics and good governance in the public sphere, and to promote human rights in Mozambique. Related documents are downloadable. [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
CLGF works to promote and strengthen effective democratic local government throughout the Commonwealth and to facilitate the exchange of good practice in local government structures and services. CLGF brings together central, provincial and local spheres of government involved in local government policy and decision-making. It works to promote and strengthen democratic local government across the Commonwealth and to encourage the exchange of best practice through conferences and events, programmes and projects, and research and information. CLGF has more than 160 members in 40 Commonwealth countries including local government associations, individual local authorities and ministries dealing with local government.
Some reports are downloadable. ... [according to site editor's information]
EISA is non-profit organisation, established 1996 and based in Johannesburg, that strives for credible elections, participatory democracy, human rights culture, and the strengthening of governance institutions. Having field offices in Kinshasa (DR Congo), Antananarivo (Madagascar), Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire), N'djamema (Chad), Khartoum (Sudan), Bujumbura (Burundi), Nairobi (Kenya) and Maputo (Mozambique) its regional focus is no more on Southern Africa alone. EISA works in a number of programme areas, including
* Democracy, conflict management and electoral education
* Elections and political processes
* Balloting and electoral services
* Governance (political partes, APRM, institutions of governance and local governance)
* Online Democracy Encyclopedia
* Research and information (including a specialised library and in house publications).
EISA's work is supported by local, regional and international funding organisations.
A number of reports is downloadable. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]