This section includes topics such as agricultural technology, archeology, astronomy, biodiversity, forestry, renewable energy, geology, recycling and water resources. Science and Environment Africa Regional.
Science :58 is a systematic enterprise that builds and organizes knowledge in the form of testable explanations and predictions about the universe. (wikipedia)
- Topics African Journal of Biotechnology www
Topics include nucleic acid research, Journal of Biotechnology, subcellular processes and plant studies. Also, has preview of next issues, archives and article search. Includes abstracts and full text (in pdf). African Journal of Biotechnology.
- Complete Down to Earth: Geographical Information for Sustainable Development in Africa www
Complete text of the 2002 book published by the Board on Earth Sciences and Resources. Earth: Geographical Information for Sustainable Development in Africa. Covers Agenda 21 implementation, the use of geographic data, and GIS-based decision support systems. Down to Earth: Geographical Information for Sustainable Development in Africa.
- Directory GeoAfrica Earth Science Resource Directory www
Directory of earth science companies who have offices in Africa and who are geared to working in Africa. GeoAfrica Earth Science Resource Directory.
- Interstate CILSS www
Interstate committee for drought control in the Sahel region. CILSS. Focuses on food security and resource management initiatives. [English, French] CILSS.
- Practical African Technology Forum www
Practical information on science and technology in Africa to corporations, Technology Forum, individuals and institutions in the US, Africa and the rest of the world. African Technology Forum.
- A Arid Lands Information Network www
A network of Community Development Workers involved in drylands development. Lands Information Network. Information about activities, partners, publications, technologies. Arid Lands Information Network.
- Official Emeagwali.com www
Official site of Philip Emeagwali, Emeagwali.com, voted Africa's greatest scientist by New African for his work on supercomputer development. Includes booking details plus links to speeches and articles. Emeagwali.com.
- Supports USDA Forest Service: Africa www
Supports sustainable forests and biodiversity conservation in countries around the world. Forest Service: Africa. Page includes list of projects. USDA Forest Service: Africa.
- Acts United Nations Environment Programme - Regional Office for Africa www
Acts as the link between the various units and centres of UNEP and the countries in the region, Nations Environment Programme - Regional Office for Africa, and promotes collaboration and partnerships with organizations active in sustainable development in Africa. United Nations Environment Programme - Regional Office for Africa.
- United UNESCO Nairobi Office www
United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization's Regional Office for sub-Saharan Africa. Nairobi Office. Information about programs, staff, online journals. UNESCO Nairobi Office.
- An African Centre for Technology Studies www
An international inter-governmental policy research and training organization located in Nairobi, Centre for Technology Studies, Kenya. The Centre's activities focus on the implementation of Agenda 21 and related conventions on biological diversity, climate change and desertification. African Centre for Technology Studies.
- Free Congo Basin Forest Partnership www
Free association of public and private partners, Basin Forest Partnership, working to reduce poverty and improve the lives of the Congo Basin's people through biodiversity, good governance and sustainable use and management. Congo Basin Forest Partnership.
- Information Resource Africa www
Information on natural resource management in Africa, Africa, targeting academics and practitioners based in the region. Resource Africa.
- Stanford Environment and Ecology www
Stanford University Libraries/Academic Information Resources Environment and Ecology.
- A Science in Africa www
A monthly magazine containing popular articles, Africa, research findings, events, scientific developments, and resources about science in Science in Africa.
- FAO AfriCover www
FAO project dealing with land cover assessment for the African continent, AfriCover, based on remote sensing and GIS techniques. AfriCover.
- Created Radio and Internet for the Communication of Hydro-Meteorological and Climate Related Information (RANET) www
Created by the African Center of Meteorological Applications for Development in order to support meteorology technology for rural communities. and Internet for the Communication of Hydro-Meteorological and Climate Related Information (RANET). Group supplies weather training, internet access for these services and development of radio networks to broadcast information. Radio and Internet for the Communication of Hydro-Meteorological and Climate Related Information (RANET).
- An Scientific African www
An African-located institute hoping to enhance the worldwide accessibility to scientific publications from across the continent. Scientific African.
- News allAfrica.com - Sustainable Africa www
News about the issues of biodiversity, Sustainable Africa, water, energy, health and agriculture. Includes organizations, calendar and resources. allAfrica.com - Sustainable Africa.
- Tables African Journals Online (AJOL) www
Tables of contents and abstracts of articles from journals in agricultural sciences, Journals Online (AJOL), science and technology, health and social sciences, published in Africa. African Journals Online (AJOL).
- Links AllAfrica.com: Science and Technology www
Links to current news from around the continent. AllAfrica.com: Science and Technology.
- Descriptions Africa Volcanoes and Volcanics www
Descriptions and maps. Africa Volcanoes and Volcanics.
- Research Arid Climate, Adaptation and Cultural Innovation in Africa - ACACIA www
Research on the historical development of the African continent and its people during the last 12, Climate, Adaptation and Cultural Innovation in Africa - ACACIA,000 years in light of the complex interrelation between Man and changing environmental conditions. Arid Climate, Adaptation and Cultural Innovation in Africa - ACACIA.
- Established United Nations University Institute for Natural Resources in Africa www
Established in 1986 to catalyze the formation of human capital in science and technology for the effective conservation, Nations University Institute for Natural Resources in Africa, management and utilization of Africa's natural resources. United Nations University Institute for Natural Resources in Africa.
- Links AllAfrica.com: Environment www
Links to current news stories from around the continent. AllAfrica.com: Environment.
- Report Food Supply Situation & Crop Prospects in Sub-Saharan Africa www
Report of the Global Information and Early Warning System (GIEWS) that provides an assessment of the current food supply situation in sub-Saharan Africa. Supply Situation & Crop Prospects in Sub-Saharan Africa. Articles in PDF format. Food Supply Situation & Crop Prospects in Sub-Saharan Africa.
- Meteorological Famine Early Warning System (FEWS) www
Meteorological Analyses, Early Warning System (FEWS), Cold Cloud Top Graphics and Animations, Precipitation Estimates, CPC Global Monitoring and Analysis Products. Famine Early Warning System (FEWS).
- Online IDRC - Cover Crops in West Africa www
Online book (1998) examines the potential for using cover crops to maintain and improve soil fertility in West Africa. Cover Crops in West Africa. Documents past experiences with cover cropping in Africa and is intended to stimulate future research on priority socioeconomic and biophysical aspects of this topic. [English, French] IDRC - Cover Crops in West Africa.
- FARA Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa www
FARA offers information on organisations, for Agricultural Research in Africa, projects and experts in Africa. Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa.
- Provides Biodiversity Hotspots - Eastern Afromontane www
Provides an overview plus in-depth information about the area's unique biodiversity, Hotspots - Eastern Afromontane, human impacts and conservation action. Includes species database, references, glossary and related links for this area on the eastern edge of Africa, from Saudi Arabia in the north to Zimbabwe in the south. Biodiversity Hotspots - Eastern Afromontane.
- Peer-reviewed West Africa Review www
Peer-reviewed journal focused on research and scholarship related to West African countries, Africa Review, governments, institutions and peoples. West Africa Review.
- A Ethno-Net Africa www
A network for comparative studies, Africa, monitoring and evaluation of ethnic conflicts and social transformation in Ethno-Net Africa.
- Información Lenguas de África www
Información y localización de la mayor parte de idiomas hablados en el continente. Lenguas de África.
- Estadisticas Internet Africa www
Estadisticas de acceso a la red en el continente. Internet Africa.
- Online IDRC - Management of Water Demand in Africa and the Middle East www
Online book (1997) documents research activities, Management of Water Demand in Africa and the Middle East, identifies social issues stemming from the application of specific options, and discusses the nature and scope of WDM as a field of study. IDRC - Management of Water Demand in Africa and the Middle East.
- Describes Rainfall Variability and Drought in Sub-Saharan Africa www
Describes patterns of rainfall amounts during periods of years. Variability and Drought in Sub-Saharan Africa. Includes chart and statistics. Data was compiled by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Rainfall Variability and Drought in Sub-Saharan Africa.
- UN World Weather Information Service - Africa www
UN weather agency's month-by-month temperature and precipitation information by city. Weather Information Service - Africa. [Arabic, Chinese, English, Portuguese] World Weather Information Service - Africa.
- Provides Weather Underground - Africa www
Provides current conditions and forecasts for countries and cities within Africa. Weather Underground - Africa.
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