WFP is the United Nations frontline agency in the fight against global hunger. WFP feeds people including most of the world's refugees and internally displaced people. [according to site editors' information]
The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) is the largest funding organisation in the world supporting the international exchange of students and scholars. Since it was founded in 1925, almost 1.5 million scholars in Germany and abroad have received DAAD funding. It is a registered association and its members are German institutions of higher education and student bodies. Its activities go far beyond simply awarding grants and scholarships. The DAAD supports the internationalisation of German universities, promotes German studies and the German language abroad, assists developing countries in establishing effective universities and advises decision makers on matters of cultural, education and development policy. ... [according to site editor's information]
The Reading Association of Nigeria (RAN) is an association of teachers and other education professionals in Nigeria committed to literacy empowerment across all social classes in Nigeria. RAN works actively with policy makers in Federal, State and Local Governments, schools, parents, corporate bodies, United Nations agencies, donor institutions and non-governmental organizations to attain its goals. RAN is affiliated with the International Reading Association (IRA). It is also a leading member of the International Development Committee in Africa (IDC-A), a network of African reading associations promoted by IRA.
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Photography project with the children of the orphanage Imbabazi in Mugongo, Rwanda. The children themselves take pictures of their daily life. The side provides the pictures taken by the children, biographies, information about the project etc. [editors ilissAfrica]
NAADS, a semi-autonomous body, is a program of the government of Uganda put in place to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of agricultural extension service. Its mandate is to develop a demand driven, farmer-led agricultural service delivery system targeting the poor subsistence farmers, with emphasis to women, youth and people with disabilities. Its development goal is to enhance rural livelihoods by increasing agricultural productivity and profitability in a sustainable manner. ... [according to site editor's information]
Site of a project for the promotion of African Comics. The project is also awarding prices for the best comics and is editing them. You can see the comics edited so far with a small abstract and small press review about the project. [editors ilissAfrica]
The purpose of the Regional Environmental Education Programme is to enable environmental education practitioners in the SADC region to strengthen environmental education processes for equitable and sustainable environmental management choices. This will be achieved through enhanced and strengthened environmental education policy, networking, resource materials and training capacity.
ESD (Education for Sustainable Development) Reports are available for download. ... [according to site editor's information]
Multimedia site about the UNESCO's Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity (they belong to the UNESCO World Culture Heritage). You can see small videos and texts for each masterpiece. You can browse by topic, country or year of proclamation. [editors ilissAfrica]
This is a program to support women from West Africa in terms of their computer literacy, their knowledge of information and communication technologies especially concerning the internet. The women who take part in the workshops work for or lead different organisations and ideally will built up a homepage on their own for their organisations. You can find these homepages, information about the participants and about the workshops on this site (see also the links in small white letters at the bottom of the page). ... [editors ilissAfrica]