Dvv International

Dvv International is the Institute for International Cooperation of the German Adult Education Association of the German Adult Education Association (Deutscher Volkshochschul-Verband e.V.,DVV) which is the federal umbrella association for the 16 regional associations of the Germany’s community adult education centres (Volkshochschulen, VHS). The domestic and international work of dvv international is guided by a commitment to human rights and the Institute’s principles on the promotion of women and gender equality.

"What Was My Education For?"

That was the first time in my life I took note of the cocoa trees, and they are on the route I have walked countless times on my way to and from work. Every so often, I ask myself, “What was my education for?”


Africa Network Campaign for Education for All (ANCEFA)

The Africa Network Campaign for Education for All (ANCEFA) was established in the year 2000 and exists to champion the cause of quality inclusive education for all in Africa as well as to contribute to the global education agenda, debates and goal-setting.

People’s Education

A Case Study of Alternative Strategies to Impart Knowledge


Centre for Social Accountablity

The Centre for Social Accountability was officially launched in August 2007. It was established in order to promote the institutionalisation of right to social accountability and the realisation of social and economic rights through the effective management of public resources. The CSA incorporates the Public Service Accountability Monitor (PSAM) which has been engaged in applied social accountability monitoring work since 1999.

Centre des Technologies Innovatrices et le Développement Durable

Created in July 5, 2010, the Centre des Technologies Innovatrices et le Développement Durable « CTIDD » is recognized by the Congolese state under Reference No. 17 .077, of Justice Ministry. CTIDD Works in partnership with organizations of international civil society as Forest Peoples Programme, Socialist Solidarityto increase its lobbying and advocacy. CTIDD has expertise in forestry issues and environmental protection.

Bench Marks Foundation

The Bench Marks Foundation was formed in 2001 by church agencies, linked to the South African Council of Churches (SACC) concerned with the unethical behaviour of business and how they could be held accountable in the democratic South Africa, and more broadly in the continent as a whole.

African Forum and Network on Debt and Development

The African Forum and Network on Debt and Development (AFRODAD) was created 20 years ago as a pan African platform and organisation for lobbying and advocating for debt cancellation and addressing other debt related issues in Africa. AFRODAD remains committed to contributing to the long term development of the continent through its contribution to finding sustainable solutions to Africa’s challenges in debt and resource management and financial development.

Code for South Africa

Code for South Africa is a non-profit civic technology organisation registered in South Africa (133-850 NPO). The organisation is situated in Cape Town with affiliates in Durban and Pretoria. The organisation was founded in late 2013 with the mission “to promote informed decision-making through the use of data and technology in order to drive social change”. The organisation’s underlying philosophy is that despite calls for increased transparency by governments and corporations, the lack of strong demand for data is the greatest weakness amongst society’s watchdogs.

Journaliste en Danger/Journalists in Danger (JED)

In compliance with the Congolese legislation regarding non-profit associations, JED is registered by the direction of religions and associations of the Ministry of Justice under the number F.92/5337 (In reference to the letter Nr S.G. 20/052/99 of 2 February 1999). JED is an impartial organsation, founded in Kinshasa by a group of Congolese journalists that is dedicated to the defence, and promotion, of press freedom.


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