African Research Centres Directory 2023

African Research Centres Directory 2023

This Directory provides unparalleled access to all government, university,

nonprofit research and development activities throughout Africa.

The African Research Centres Directory is arranged by research subject affording user’s easy, browsing access to the types of research programs that concern them.

The Directory listings are organized into 19 sections by subject.  These include:

Agriculture & Food; Archaeology & History; Astronomy; Biology; Business & Economics; Earth Sciences; Education;  Energy & Industry; Engineering & Technology; Environment; Health & Medicine; Humanities & Social Sciences; Industrial Relations; International Affairs; Law; Mathematics; Regional Affairs; Religion and Women & Gender

The African Research Centres Directory listings include full organization contact information, including email and URL addresses. In addition, most Research Centers Directory entries feature a wealth of descriptive information, including: year founded; affiliation; budget; key staff; financial support; research activity; publications; educational activities; scholarships and awards bestowed; library holdings; and services offered.

Entries include:

  • the name of center, address and full contact details including email and URL  
  • senior personnel names  
  • center affiliations  
  • staff numbers  
  • description of research program  
  • publications  
  • services and special facilities.  

Countries covered include:

Algeria; Angola; Benin; Botswana; Burkina Faso; Burundi; Cameroon; Cape Verde; Central African Republic; Chad; Comoros; Côte d’Ivoire; Congo; Democratic Republic of the Congo; Djibouti; Egypt; Equatorial Guinea; Eritrea; Ethiopia; Gabon; Gambia; Ghana; Guinea; Guinea-Bissau; Kenya; Lesotho; Liberia; Libya; Madagascar; Malawi; Mali; Mauritania; Mauritius; Morocco; Mozambique; Namibia; Niger; Nigeria; Réunion; Rwanda; Saint Helena; São Tomé and Príncipe; Senegal; Seychelles; Sierra Leone; Somalia; South Africa; Sudan; Swaziland; Tanzania; Togo; Tunisia; Uganda; Western Sahara; Zambia and Zimbabwe.

The Directory includes master, subject, name and country indexes.

The Directory would be an important reference resource to organizations, public and academic libraries, NGOs, and all agencies and institutions concerned with research, regional and international affairs.