Other AIDS-related Web Sites and Discussion Groups
  • AF-AIDS
    Hosted by the Fondation du Présent.
  • African Networks for Health Research & Development (AFRO-NETS)
    Discussion group and links, hosted by SatelLife.
  • Break the Silence
    NGO and civil society e-mail discussion forum established specifically to support transparent and open NGO participation in the Special Session on HIV/AIDS.
  • Centres Régionaux d'Information et de Prévention du Sida (CRIPS): Afrique
    Focuses on treatment information, methodological support to awareness raising and communication efforts, training, and support to research and evaluation projects.
  • Institut de Recherche pour le Développement
    Research agency within the French Ministry of Research and Cooperation, with 13 offices in Africa.
  • Journalists Against AIDS (JAAIDS) Nigeria
    Website offers HIV/AIDS information for the following West African countries: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Chad, Niger, Côte d'Ivoire, Gabon, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Liberia, Mauritania, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, and Togo. Also contains information on the media and HIV/AIDS in Africa, links, and the Nigeria-AIDS eForum. In English and French.
  • Positifs
    Francophone AIDS network.
  • School Health & HIV/AIDS Prevention
    Provides information on activities undertaken by
  • Education International , a global confederation of teacher trade unions, and other agencies including WHO, EDC, CDC, UNICEF, UNESCO and UNAIDS. Focus on Africa, especially southern Africa; also in French and Spanish.
  • UNAIDS Intercountry Team for West and Central Africa web site
    In English and
  • French
    . Includes information on migration, debt, and strategic planning, and directory of regional AIDS programs.
  • West and Central African HIV/AIDS Francophone Electronic Network (SAFCO)
    Joint initiative of UNAIDS, German Technical Cooperation (GTZ), Canadian International Development Agency, Enda Santé, UNDP, UNFPA, and Fondation du Présent.Seeks to strengthen prevention/treatment/care information exchange, mobilize resources, improve knowledge of existing projects, foster partnerships, and increase access to the results of international conferences.
  • Africa Counselling Network
  • Africa Economic Analysis
    U.K.-based NGO.
  • African Council of AIDS Service Organisations (AfriCASO)
    Includes
  • African HIV/AIDS Directory of Community-based Health Care with organizational profiles of and contact information for selected CBOs in 23 countries.
  • African Digital Library
    Joint project of the Association of African Universities, Technikon SA, and netLibrary.Free to users in Africa.
  • Africa Education
    Includes access to libraries and learning center. Sponsored by Technikon SA and the Association of African Universities.
  • Africa Legal Aid
    Counsels individuals and groups on human rights matters, promotes human rights awareness, and researches human rights conditions in African countries. Network of African People Living with HIV/AIDS (NAP+)
  • Center for African Family Studies
    International NGO that seeks to strengthen the capacity of sub-Saharan African organizations working in family planning, HIV/AIDS, and related reproductive health services. In English and French.
  • Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa
    In English and French.
  • International Community of Women Living with HIV/AIDS (ICW)
    Based in UK, with
  • regional contacts
    .NB: Website not recently updated.