Site of an organisation that runs library projects in several African countries (Burkina Faso, Ghana, Tansania, Uganda). You will find information on their projects, voices of readers in the libraries, and a blog which deals with interesting questions evolving around reading culture, books etc. in Africa. [editors ilissAfrica]
"The World Report series is a biennial report series that reports on the state of the world in terms of freedom of access to information, freedom of expression and related issues." You will find a country-oriented map interface and a question-oriented interface. The report will give you information on the amount of libraries in a specific country, on internet users and other things.
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