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This collection of external links is a directory of organizations dealing with refugee, asylum and human rights topics or provide (country-specific) information otherwise useful for practitioners. The directory contains over 3000 links to relevant internet sources and has been compiled and organized by type of organization, topic/mandate, regions and countries they relate to. This additional service has been provided to facilitate research by providing a mechanism to access information that may be relevant for decision makers and is not as such included in Refworld.

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Selected filters: Africa
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Africa Confidential

Free registration.

Type: News/Media Organizations

Africa South of the Sahara

Special project created by Stanford University

Type: Search Engines | Topic: Country Profiles/Information

African Centre for Justice and Peace Studies

The African Centre for Justice and Peace Studies is a non-profit, non-governmental organisation based in Africa, London and New York and devoted to promoting human rights in Sudan.

Type: Non-Governmental Organizations | Topic: Country Profiles/Information

African Centre for Migration & Society (ACMS)

"The ACMS is an independent, interdisciplinary and internationally engaged Africa-based centre of excellence for research and teaching that shapes global discourse on human mobility, development and social transformation. Through research, teaching and outreach ACMS is a regional leader for migration on the continent, with partnerships around the world." (from website)

Type: Academic Institutions | Topic: Migration

African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights

African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights is charged with ensuring the promotion and protection of Human and Peoples' Rights throughout the African Continent

Type: Regional Organizations | Topic: Human Rights

African Union (AU)

Type: Regional Organizations | Topic: Democracy / Rule of Law

African Union/United Nations Mission in Darfur (UNAMID)

Type: United Nations | Topic: Military and Peacekeeping


A comparative series of national public attitude surveys on democracy, markets and civil society in Africa.

Type: Research Institution | Topic: Democracy / Rule of Law

Agência Angola Press

Type: News/Media Organizations | Topic: Media (Censorship / Media Freedom / Journalists)

Ahbab - Site of the Gay and Lesbian Arab Society

Type: News/Media Organizations | Topic: Sexual Orientation

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