“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…