Facilitates development of content--particularly cultural content--for the Internet and other new media technologies in Africa.
East African Media Women Association
Assists women's media associations from Ethiopia, Tanzania, Uganda, Mauritius, Madagascar, Seychelles, Somalia, Kenya, Comoros, Eritrea, Rwanda, Burundi, and Malawi to network and explore the potential of new information and communication technologies, particularly the Internet.
Free computer networking service established that promotes the exchange of information with and about the Horn of Africa using electronic communications. Based at the Pan African Development Information System of the U.N. Economic Commission for Africa.
Supports the African nonprofit sector to utilize information and communications technologies, including the Internet.
Funded by USAID and managed by Academy for Educational Devlopment. Uses information, education, and communication technologies to strengthen learning systems essential for sustainable development. Includes activities in Benin, Ghana, and Uganda.
Subscription-based site that collects and publishes information on and analysis of the African telecommunications sector, especially pertaining to the Southern African Development Community (SADC).
Organized by the NGO Working Group of the World Bank's Africa Region.Seeks to improve and diversify Internet content vis-à-vis African languages. Links in Somali, Swahili, French, and Portuguese.
Project of the Pacific Institute for Women's Health.Seeks greater empowerment of women through the effective use of communication strategies in media and technology to improve their health and well-being. Includes activities in Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.
Pan African Development Information System (PADIS)
Under the aegis of the U.N. Economic Commission for Africa, promotes the improvement of information infrastructure.
State of the Internet 2000
United States Internet Council and International Technology & Trade Associates, Inc. Includes analysis of connectivity and access in Africa.
Extensive media links.
African Internet Service Provider Database
NB: Last updated October 1999.
Resourcery's African Telecom Links
NB: Last updated November 29, 1996.