Journal of Regional and City Planning or JRCP is a tri-annual open access journal mainly focusing on urban and regional studies and planning in transitional, developing and emerging economies. JRCP covers topics related to the sciences, analytics, development, intervention, and design of communities, cities, and regions including their physical, spatial, technological, economic, social and political environments.
The Sierra Leone Network on the Right to Food (SiLNoRF) was established in 2008 as an African civil society mechanism to work exclusively on right to food issues. It was created just after the establishment of the African Network on the Right to Food (ANoRF) in Cotonou in 2008. Following the Cotonou declaration of ANoRF, several Civil Society Organisations, NGOs, CBOs working in the areas of Human Rights Advocacy became members of SiLNoRF.
The Network Movement for Justice and Development (NMJD) is a national human rights-oriented civil society development and advocacy organization that was established in Kenema, eastern Sierra Leone in 1988. It engages in advocacy and strengthens/enhances the capacity of civil society organizations to effectively engage women, men, children, communities, government and other actors for the transformation of society.
The Library of Congress is the largest library in the world, with millions of books, recordings, photographs, newspapers, maps and manuscripts in its collections. The Library is the main research arm of the U.S. Congress and the home of the U.S. Copyright Office.
En Haïti, la vulnérabilité environnementale et les inégalités sociales constituent de sérieux défis pour l’Etat haïtien. Pour accompagner l’amélioration de la résilience des populations, Helvetas et ses partenaires supportent le renforcement des structures locales existantes et de leurs interactions, pour promouvoir l’accès à des services de qualité pour toutes les familles, le développement économique local et la cohésion sociale. Le renforcement des acteurs locaux est au centre de toutes nos interventions et approches.
The British High Commission Abuja is the diplomatic mission of the British sovereign and the British Government to Nigeria, representing the United Kingdom and the United Kingdom's interests. It is located at Maitama in Abuja, the federal capital territory of Nigeria.
The British High Commission in Abuja covers consular services for the States of Nigeria. The High Commission has regional offices, the Deputy High Commissions, at Walter Carrington Crescent, Victoria Island and Lagos.
El Consejo Latinoamericano de Ciencias Sociales (CLACSO) es una institución internacional no-gubernamental con status asociativo en la UNESCO, creada en 1967. Actualmente, reúne 660 centros de investigación y posgrado en el campo de las ciencias sociales y las humanidades en 51 países de América Latina y otros continentes.
The World Wide Web Foundation (also Web Foundation) is an organization dedicated to the improvement and availability of the World Wide Web. It was founded by the inventor of the web, Sir Tim Berners-Lee, who gave the web to the world for free.
The mission of the organization is "to establish the open Web as a global public good and a basic right, ensuring that everyone can access and use it freely". The foundation works in two areas, a free and open Web and Open Democracy, to reach the objectives of the organization.
The GIGA Institute of African Affairs (IAA) has been researching political and economic developments on the continent since 1963, primarily focusing on the areas south of the Sahara. The thematic core of the institute’s research consists of institutional structures (such as political parties, electoral systems and constitutional courts), conflicts over resources and religious domination, foreign investment and its consequences, and African leading powers. By working with local partners, IAA researchers gain comprehensive knowledge of developments in the region.
ISS chronicles government innovation, especially in low- and middle-income countries. Often the most creative and successful ideas are generated internally, framed by people who have deep knowledge of local conditions. ISS enables practitioners to tell their unique stories and join a knowledge network of reform-minded public servants from around the globe. ISS case studies distill these conversations into a tool for learning, for cross-cutting analysis, and for scholarship.
El Centro Latinoamericano para el Desarrollo Rural (Rimisp) publica hoy su informe de pobreza y desigualdad 2019. El llamado especial: no perder la oportunidad de incluir productivamente a los jóvenes rurales.