African Voices against Corruption

ONLINE DOCUMENTARY: AFRICAN VOICES AGAINST CORRUPTION Filed under – Transparency International Discover the stories of ordinary citizens taking up the fight against corruption and the staff in our Advocacy and Legal Advice Centres who support them in our new online documentary, African Voices Against Corruption. Corruption has many names and takes many different forms. Depending…

Rising Education in Bertoua, Cameroon

Together with the local community we keep building our primary school in Bertoua, Cameroon. Rising Education is a collaborative project between the German-Cameroonian NGO Hope Foundation and the student organization Rising Architecture involving the design, construction and operation of a bilingual primary school in Bertoua, Cameroon. The school is to become a centre for the community…

African Education: AIMS Cameroon – Opening Ceremony

Two Nobel Laureates, a Fields Medallist, a former Governor General of Canada and Cameroonian Prime Minister gather in Cameroon to search for Africa’s Einstein Press Release by African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) YAOUNDÉ, Cameroon, Feb. 19, 2014 — /CNW/ – Some of the most influential minds in physics and mathematics have joined the Chancellor…

Access to culture and education throughout Africa via QuickDo

> Digital technology towards the Global South < QuickDo’s activity is divided into three main areas: The development of ecosystems for a large public to further enrich the supply of products and services in the Global South, and to create new opportunities of development of growth and of better living (QuickDo-Market and QuickDo-BookBox) Consulting on computerization for…

“While revolutionaries as individuals can be murdered, you cannot kill ideas.”

… Thomas Isidore Noël Sankara (Dec 21, 1949 – Oct.15, 1987) declared a week before his murder. He was a Burkinabé military captain, Marxist revolutionary, Pan-Africanist theorist, and President of Burkina Faso from 1983 to 1987. Viewed as a charismatic and iconic figure of revolution, he is commonly referred to as “Africa’s Che Guevara”. (Wikipedia) His quotes and initiatives are remembered across the globe, here we…

Rural development and community self-help – internship 2013 in Cameroon

This article was translated from French and was published at sitrapid.net and reseau-idee.be (cet article en francais)   VILLAGE COMMUNITIES OF THE COMMON Nkol-METET IN CAMEROON 1. BACKGROUND Alternatives for Sustainable Development (Alternatives Durables pour le Développement – ADD) is a social organization for non-profit work for local development in Central, South and East Cameroon.Its action is…

Let’s Clean up Cameroon!

[see French version below] “2012 World Clean Up In Cameroon” is the largest cleanup operation in the world in one day. Today, there are 82 countries participating in the action “Let’s do it World Clean Up 2012“ The aim of the movement, born in Estonia in 2008, is to initiate cleanup actions at the country…