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Africa is the world's second-largest and second most-populous continent, after Asia. At about 30.2 million km² (11.7 million sq mi) including adjacent islands, it covers 6% of the Earth's total surface area and 20.4% of the total land area.[2] With 1.0 billion people (as of 2009, see table) in 61 territories, it accounts for about 14.72% of the world's human population.

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Foto: Yannick Tylle
22 Julho 2021
África
África subsariana
Angola
Exploração de inertes na província angolana de Malanje causa mortes por soterramento. O facto preocupa as comunidades e o Governo promete "inviabilizar o garimpo ilegal".
 
Fonte: The Greenest Post
12 Julho 2021
África
Sudão do Sul
Uganda

Aos 32 anos, Bidal Abraham já teve que fugir de seu país, Sudão do Sul, por três vezes. Em todas elas, ele foi acolhido por sua nação vizinha, Uganda. Mas, a cada vez que enfrentava uma nova viagem migratória, percebia que existiam cada vez menos árvores pelo caminho. “A primeira vez que vim, existiam muitas árvores.

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The African Charter established the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights. The Commission was inaugurated on 2 November 1987 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The Commission’s Secretariat has subsequently been located in Banjul, The Gambia.

In addition to performing any other tasks which may be entrusted to it by the Assembly of Heads of State and Government, the Commission is officially charged with three major functions:

Our Vision: Knowledge for better livelihoods.

Our Mission: To strengthen the capacity and policies of African countries and institutions to harness science, technology and innovation for sustainable development.

Our Value Proposition

Contribuer, au moyen de la recherche action, au développement durable de l’Afrique par :

L’éducation et la communication ;
Le renforcement d’un état de droit ;
Le panafricanisme ;
La formation de l’opinion publique dynamique pour les décisions d’utilité publique ;
L’appui aux activités d’auto-promotion et du bien-être social ;
Renforcer les capacités d’intervention des animateurs du CAO.

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Centre for Basic Research (CBR) is a Non-Governmental Organization, (NGO), established in 1987 and a member institute of the Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA).

CBR's mission is to spearhead the generation and dissemination of knowledge by conducting research of social, economic and political significance to Uganda in particular and Africa in general, so as to influence policy, raise consciousness and improve the quality of life. In this way CBR has also nurtured researchers in Uganda and elsewhere.

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IRRI was founded in 2004 to inform and improve responses to the cycles of violence and displacement that are at the heart of large-scale human rights violations. 

Over the last 12 years, we have developed a holistic approach to the protection of human rights before, during, and in the aftermath of displacement, by focusing on: 

The WAD (Women's Action for Development) project focused on improving the socio-economic situation of vulnerable, rural women in the Kunene, Kavango and Oshikoto regions of Namibia. The objective of the project was to contribute towards poverty alleviation and to empower young, marginalised Namibian women. This was achieved by enhancing the income generating capacities of 2819 San and Ovahimba women. Interventions included training on social issues and women’s rights, vocational skills training in a myriad of vocations varying from computer skills to welding.

Créée le 20 avril 1999, la Fondation Paul ANGO ELA de géopolitique en Afrique Centrale (FPAE) est un centre d’études, de recherche et de documentation, privé et indépendant, qui a comme statut juridique celui d’association à but non lucratif de droit camerounais.

Search for Common Ground (or SFCG) is an international non-profit organization operating in 36 countries whose mission is "to transform the way the world deals with conflict away from adversarial approaches toward cooperative solutions".

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The Regional Office for Africa advocates for strong regional partnerships and timely Country Office support.

The substantive technical work of the Regional Office focuses on co-ordinating normative work and its policy dimensions and leadership of the regional dimension of the Organization’s technical networks.

Three main areas characterize the African regional dimension: priority setting and strategic planning, partnership development, and resource mobilization.

The major actions of the Office in Africa put a particular emphasis on:

The International African Institute (IAI), hosted at SOAS University of London, aims to promote the scholarly study of Africa's history, societies and cultures.

The institute realizes its aims primarily by means of scholarly publishing.

The institute is a registered charity and a company limited by guarantee, managed by a group of trustees. Additionally, an academic council, drawing members from the international African studies community meets annually.

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We are a development charity that works with herders and farmers in Africa's drylands (the Sahel region).

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