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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Information about a project that builds libraries for children - especially for disadvanteged ones. The project began opening libraries in Zambia and plans to move on to other African countries. [editors ilissAfrica]
This NGO supports the creation of community libraries in Uganda in order to encourage literacy, reading culture and education. You will find some literature references, some interesting articles, and a "Manual for Village Librarians". [editors ilissAfrica]
Zaccheus Onumba Dibiaezue Memorial Libraries (ZODML) is a non-profit organisation founded in 1999 with grants and gifts from the widow and daughters of the late Zaccheus Onumba Dibiaezue. Our vision is a Nigeria in which everyone has the ability to educate themselves. Our mission is to provide free channels through which people can access information and learning tools to acquire knowledge. To achieve this, we establish community and school libraries, libraries in prisons as well as online libraries and other resources. ... [according to site editor's information]