"We are the 2010 Communication Project Management Unit within Government Communication and Information System. The 2010 World Cup was identified as a ‘communication opportunity of a lifetime’ for the country. The establishment of the 2010 Communication Project Management Unit within Government Communication and Information System (GCIS) was an effort to ensure that government has a coordinated communication approach towards hosting the 2010 FIFA World Cup." ... [according to site editor’s information]
"Africa Centre was founded in the year 2000 by a group of activists in the African immigrant community who wanted the community to have a voice and promote their active participation in Irish society. The organisation was officially launched in October 2001 by the then South African Ambassador to Ireland (...)" ... [according to site editor’s information]
This collection contains more than 3000 slides, 500 photographs, 50 hours of sounds from forty-five different countries, as well as a large number of difficult to find texts that librarians, scholars, and other subject specialists have deemed important to these fields of study. The topics include slavery, language or Christian proselytisation / missionary work, among others. ... [according to site editor's information]
Homepage of the Africa House of the New York University with interdiscplinary participants that do research about African countries (focus on Ghana). You will find information concerning the projects and conferences of the Africa House, including audio and video material. [editors ilissAfrica]
"Africa Media Online is a professional marketplace based in South Africa. We sell publication rights to African photos, audio files and text produced by African journalists and deliver the required media files via high res download off this website.We have over 120.000 African pictures available online. The emphasis of the company is to enable African's to tell Africa's story in the global arena. Central to this vision is the development of indigenous photographers and photo archives. (...) Africa Media Online also specialises in digitising African image archives." ... [according to site editor’s information]
"Africa Speaks" is a collection of essays and stories by Nigerien university students, about growing up and living in West Africa on the fault line between traditional and western cultures. Topics include childhood; natural and manmade disasters; magic and belief, customs and rituals; love, courtship, marriage and divorce; family life; rural vs. urban living; politics and public issues; education; heritage; being an outsider.The texts were written in 1990-92 at the University of Niamey, Niger Republic, in classes taught by Patricia Stoll, Fulbright Professor of Writing and Literature.
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Collecting and preserving African archives and heritage materials, and making them available to scholars, has been a focus of the Center for Research Libraries since its founding in 1949. This issue spotlights Center activities that support African studies.
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Trailer of the documentary "africa's game" about the possible positive influences of football on Africa. Moreover, you will find background articles on the documentary, on football in general and on the FIFA World Cup 2010 in South Africa. [editors ilissAfrica]