The Project Murima, run by the NGO Eolis, deals with education, environment and culture in Gabon. The site presents two comic strips (with example pictures) and a video of about 13 minutes with interviews with pupils, students and professors about the educational crisis in Gabon and especially about the reasons for the failure of more than 90% of Gabonese pupils in the first round of the 2010 final secondary school examinations. The different contents are only available through navigation via very small orange colour side numbers at the bottom of the website. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
The AfricaConnect project aims to establish a high-capacity Internet network for research and education in Southern and Eastern Africa to provide the region with a gateway to global research collaboration. AfricaConnect seeks to address the findings of the FEAST Study and the objectives and priorities of the ACP Connect Programme, to contribute to the modernisation and development of education and research in Sub-Saharan countries. The AfricaConnect project is coordinated by DANTE (Delivery of Advanced Network Technology to Europe) and partnered by the UbuntuNet Alliance, representing the NRENs of East and Southern Africa. [according to site editor's information]....
Website of an association that wants to promote traditional architecture ("the nubian vault") in the Sahel. You will find extensive information und how these vaults are built, on advantages (but also disadvantages) of this kind of architecture compared to others, pictures, videos and more information on different projects in different countries. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
Blog of the researcher Tierno Bah about past and present issues of Guinea, as well as some other African states. Bah also writes an amount of other interesting blogs, especially about West Africa (Mande, Fulani, Fuuta, ....) and about computer science in Africa (list of blogs: see table of contents).You will also find some fulltexts and e-books (e.g. in Ajami-Fulfulde includind Latin transcription). ... [editors ilissAfrica]