An A-Z of African Studies on the Internet 

Part S5 

South African-Swazi

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South African Association of Public Administration and Management (SAAPAM) 
http://www.up.ac.za/academic/soba/SAAPAM/SAAPAMhome.htm
 

South African Bibliographic & Information Network (SABINET) 
http://www.sabinet.co.za/
 

South African Broadcasting Corporation  http://www.sabc.co.za/
 

South African Communist Party, Home Page http://www.sacp.org.za/

logo reproduced with kind permission of SACP
 

South African Constitutional Assembly, including Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 8 May 1996 and Amended Text of the Constitution (11 October 1996) 
http://www.constitution.org.za/index.html

South African Council of Churches http://www.sacc.org.za/ Official site of South African Council of Churches (SACC)

South African Democratic Teachers' Union includes Educator's Voice newspaper. http://www.sadtu.org.za/

South African Geographical Journal=Die Suid-Afrikaanse Geografiese Tydskrif http://www.egs.uct.ac.za/sagj/

South African Government's Web Site  http://www.gov.za/
 

South African History Archive Trust (SAHA) is a community archive which strives to recapture our lost and neglected history and record history in the making http://www.wits.ac.za/saha/
 

South African Immigration Law [listserv] SAIMMIG@WWWSERVER.LAW.WITS.AC.ZA
 

South African Institute of Race Relations is a liberal, non-profit making research organisation.  http://www.pcb.co.za/sairr/
 
 

South African Internet Directory includes: Business, Leisure, Property, Sport Directories http://OS2.iaccess.za/

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SOUTH AFRICAN JOURNAL OF ECONOMIC HISTORYincludes some full-text articles http://home.intekom.com/joni/ehsoc.htm

South African Journal of Economics The Economic Society of South Africa (ESSA) http://www.saje.co.za/saje/default.asp


South African Journal on Human Rights
http://www.law.wits.ac.za/sajhr/sajhr.html
 

South African Military History Society web site  http://rapidttp.com/milhist/
 

South African Municipal Workers Union (SAMWU) , includes Documents and Resolutions and its journal, Workers' News'http://www.cosatu.org.za/samwu/
 

South African National Gallery http://www.gem.co.za/sang/

South African National NGO Coalition (SANGOCO) "formed in August 1995 to coordinates NGO input into the Reconstruction and Development Programme. It consists of provincial and sectoral affiliates, working in a wide range of development fields including land, health, urban and rural development." http://www.sangoco.org.za/

South African Research Archival Project (SARAP), Howard University, with University of Fort Hare. "identifies, inventories, and facilitates access to archival collections that demonstrate linkages between Americans and South Africans, principally African Americans, during the anti-apartheid movement. Includes collections (and a video and some full-text): African National Congress United Nations Mission Records * African National Congress Washington, D.C. Mission Records * Pan Africanist Congress United Nations Mission Records * Records of the House sub-Committee on Africa in the Charles C. Diggs Papers * Southern Africa Support Project Collection * Southern African References in the American Society of African Culture Collection." http://sarap.howard.edu

 

South African Universities Vice-Chancellors Association (SAUVCA) Includes full-text publications. http://www.sauvca.org.za/


South African Voices (University of Wisconsin) "researched and brought together by Professor Harold Scheub. Drawing on his fieldwork beginning in the late 1960s, this set of works explores the histories, oral storytelling traditions, and poems" in South Africa, Zimbabwe, and Swaziland. http://digicoll.library.wisc.edu/SouAfrVc/

 

South African War, 1898-1902

 

Articles in The Mail & Guardian,1999

·         JOHN MATSHIKIZA 'It was a white man's war ' October 18 1999 http://www.mg.co.za/mg/news/99oct2/18oct-boerwar.html

·         ANTJIE KROG 'A hundred years of attitude' Oct 11 1999  http://www.mg.co.za/mg/news/99oct1/11oct-boer.html

·         STEPHEN GRAY 'Oom Paul: Pretoria's greatest tourist attraction' October 11 1999 http://www.mg.co.za/mg/travel/99sep/kruger.html

·         Giles Foden 'The first mass media war' Oct 7 1999 http://www.mg.co.za/mg/news/99oct1/7oct-boerwar_media.html

·         Iain R Smith ‘Making up history as we go along’ Mail & Guardian Nov. 10 1999 http://www.mg.co.za/mg/news/99nov1/10nov-boerwar.html
 

BBC Radio retrospective on the Anglo-Boer war, 1899-1902
www.wsws.org/articles/1999/sep1999/boer-s29.shtml

South African War [1899-1902] Library is a virtual library and contains research data http://www.sawvl.com

The TIMES MAP of SOUTH AFRICA, 1900 Source: Times History of the War in South Africa 1899-1900 ed. L.S. Amery, London, 1900. http://www.hagsoc.org.au/sagraves/maps/times_map.html
 

South Africa's Struggle for Democracy: Anti-apartheid periodicals, 1950-1994  40 full-text periodical titles selected "with a view to presenting not only a wide spectrum of political views ..., but also a diversity of subjects such as trade unions, religion, health, culture, and gender. Publications reflecting both black and white viewpoints are included, and an attempt has been made to represent distinctive regional variations." Part of the DISA Project. High quality searchability. http://disa.nu.ac.za

 

South West Africa People's Organisation(SWAPO)--Archives

 

The South West Africa People's Organisation 1961- 1991: a guide to archival resources and special collections in the Western Cape, South Africa by Sarah Sadie Wilcox. Occasional e-publications series Number 1. http://www.lib.uct.ac.za/libpubs/oepubs/oep01.pdf

 

Southern Africa
 

Southern Africa--History--Archives

 

University of York (UK) Borthwick Institute, Southern African Archives (brief description only) includes papers of Patrick Duncan, Rev. William Grenfell and Archbishop Joot de Blank) and institutions such as government reports, companies and trade unions. For further details, see T. Lodge (comp.), A guide to the Southern African Archive in the University of York (1979) http://www.york.ac.uk/inst/bihr/holdings#safrica

Southern Africa--Migration

 

SAIMMIG.CALS - Southern African Migration Discussion Group  Discussion email list started by Jonathan Klaaren, while at the Centre for Applied Legal Studies, Univ. of the Witwatersrand, on legal and policy issues related to Southern African migration/immigration. To 
subscribe send email to: listproc@demiurge.wn.apc.org
In the message area put: subscribe saimmig.cals 
Or send email to: jonathan.klaaren@yale.edu

Southern African Migration Project http://www.queensu.ca/samp

Southern Africa Political & Economic Monthly (SAPEM) and Southern Africa Political & Economic Series Trust (SAPES) 
http://csf.colorado.edu/ipe/sapem/sapem.html

sapes@mango.apc.org or sapes@harare.i.africa.com
 

Southern Africa--Political alliances 
 

"Alliance Strengthened or Diminished? Relationships between Labor & African Nationalist/Liberation Movements in Southern Africa" a paper, 1992. http://www.hartford-hwp.com/archives/37/069.html#TOC
 

 

"The Southern Africa Labour and Development Research Unit (SALDRU). SALDRU: conducts research directed at improving the well-being of South Africa's poor. It was established in 1975." includes survey data, Working Papers, etc http://www.saldru.uct.ac.za/

 

Southern Africa Report, Toronto

Southern Africa Report Archive published by the Toronto Committee for the Liberation of Southern Africa (TCLSAC), later Toronto Committee for Links between Southern Africa and Canada (TCLSAC) has issues 1992-2000 online
"SAR writers (scholars and activists) from Africa, North America. and Europe covered all countries in the region: - South Africa, Mozambique, Angola, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Botswana, Lesotho, Swaziland, Malawi, Zambia, Tanzania and Congo (Zaire). ... Emphasis was on the first five countries.... Posted here ... is the full text of all articles published during the last eight years of the magazine - from Volume 8 Number 1 (July 1992) to Volume 15 Number 4 (October 2000) - with ... contents page ...and ... search engine facilities. In addition, three indexes (author, country, subject) produced in 1996 — covering Volume 1 Number 1 to Volume 11 Number 1 (June 1985 to November 1995) ... Unfortunately, none of the quality visual images ... are available..." http://www.africafiles.org/sar.asp
 

Southern Africa Communications For Development (SACOD) "a coalition of Southern Africa filmmakers and organisations in related services whose primary focus is the production and distribution of social responsibility films and videos that contribute to democracy, peace, popular partcipation, race and gender equality, development and cultural identity." http://www.sacod.org.za/

 

Southern African Development Community (SADC) 
http://www.asosh.org/SADC/sadc.htm see also: http://mbendi.co.za/orsadc.htm
 

The Southern African Development, Culture, and Communication Network (SADECCON) is is a consortium, co-ordinated by the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC, Pretoria). It has its own electronic discussion network, DECCO-N. To subscribe and receive the SADECCON Newsletter, send mail to: mailserv@grove.iup.edu with the following: SUBSCRIBE DECCO-N
DECCO Web site: http://star.hsrc.ac.za/socdyn/decco/decco-i.html


The Southern African Journal of Demography. selected full-text articles, 1987-2004"currently located at the Centre for Actuarial Research, and edited by Prof Rob Dorrington and Dr Tom A Moultrie." (2005)
 

Southern African Regional Poverty Network
"The purpose of SARPN: To provide a facility for raising the level and quality of public debate on poverty across the Southern African Development Community" www.sarpn.org.za

 

Southern African Research & Documentation Centre (SARDC): SARDC@MANGO.ZW

Southern African Review of Books http://www.uct.ac.za/depts/sarb/
 
 

Soweto (South Africa)

 

SAHO Special Project on Soweto http://www.sahistory.org.za/pages/places/villages/gauteng/soweto/soweto-frameset.htm

 

The Soweto Uprising : extract from The Road To Democracy' in South Africa Volume 2 [1970 - 1980]) Published with permission of UNISA Press ). Also includes biographies, chronology, gallery. http://www.sahistory.org.za/pages/governence-projects/june16/extract-soweto-uprising.html#soweto

 

Soyinka, Wole--Bibliography

 

Wole Soyinka: Bibliography and Criticial tecxts (Stanford) http://prelectur.stanford.edu/lecturers/soyinka/biblio.html

 

Soyinka, Wole --works by

 

"Author Outlines Africa's Agony,"
Electric Times Union (March 6, 1997)
http://www.albany.edu/writers-inst/timesun.html
 

Black Writers Reading Series: Wole Soyinka Wole Soyinka, author, 1986 Nobel Laureate. Audio| Modem Video | Broadband Video. Harvard/Du Bois Institute Recorded: April 21, 2003 Adolphus Busch Hall, Harvard University

The Burden of Memory: The Muse of Forgiveness, Excerpt from Chapter One(Oxford University Press)
http://salon1999.com/books/sneaks/1999/01/26sneaks.html

[excerpts from texts] (Stanford University)
http://prelectur.stanford.edu/lectures/soyinka/excerpts.html
 

"Globalization and Diversity - Conflict or Harmony?," February 2, 1999Wake Forest University Founders' Day Convocation Address, North Carolina.
http://www.wfu.edu/wfunews/soyinkatext.htm

"A Nation's Season of Deadly Farce" (United Democratic Front of Nigeria. Statement entered at the Congressional International Relations SubCommittee on Africa Hearing on Nigeria, September 18, 1997). http://www.odili.net/feature/farce.html

"Nigerian 'doublespeak'" (by Wole Soyinka)
Electronic Mail and Guardian (South Africa, July 15, 1997).
http://www.mg.co.za/mg/news/97Jul1/15jul-soyinka.html

"Nigeria's Great Charade" (July 18, 1997)
http://www.sn.apc.org/wmail/issues/970718/NEWS21.html

"The rot in Nigeria" Mail and Guardian March 21, 1997)
http://www.mg.za/mg/news/97mar2/21mar-nigeria.html

"This Past Must Address Its Present," Nobel lecture, December 8, 1986.Institut International du Theatre, Paris http://nobelprize.org/literature/laureates/1986/soyinka-lecture.html

see also "Presentation Speech by Professor Lars Gyllensten, of the Swedish Academy" http://nobelprize.org/literature/laureates/1986/presentation-speech.html

"Redesigning a Nation"Wole Soyinka's first lecture in Nigeria Mail and Guardian, October 28, 1988 http://www.mg.co.za/mg/news/98oct2/28oc-soyinka1.html

"Towards a Sustainable Vision of Nigeria": 
http://h-net.msu.edu/~africa/sources/soyinka.html

INTERVIEWS 

Wole Soyinka (Stanford University) interviews 
http://prelectur.stanford.edu/lecturers/soyinka/soyon.html

 

On writing...
On reading and influences...
On the theatre...
On imprisonment...
On his exile from Nigeria...
On the mythic figure Ogun...
On the university system...
On return-to-Africa movements...
On Eurocentrist thought...
On Christian philosophy...
On the effects of social upheaval...

Nigeria ist ein Pulverfaß - Interview mit SoyinkaAngelika Burkhard
 

"Take a stand, Mandela!," Interview by Bartholom†us Grill http://www.mg.co.za/mg/news/wolesoyinka.html

Wole Soyinka – Banquet Speech Wole Soyinka's speech at the Nobel Banquet, December 10, 1986 http://nobelprize.org/literature/laureates/1986/soyinka-speech.html

Wole Soyinka in New York State Writers Institute, Writers Online: Exploring the Past to Explain the Present series, Volume 1, No. 3 (Spring 1997), 27-28 http://www.albany.edu/writers-inst/olv1n3.html

'Why I Am a Secular Humanist'by Norm R. Allen, Jr., Executive Director of African-Americans for Humanism
Free Inquiry Magazine, Volume 17, Number 4 (1997)
http://www.secularhumanism.org/library/fi/soyinka_17_4.html

"Writing, Theatre Arts, and Political Activism: Conversations with Nobel Laureate Wole Soyinka" by Harry Krelski, Institute of International Studies, Berkeley, 1998 (includes video).
http://globetrotter.berkeley.edu/Elberg/Soyinka/soyinka-con0.html

 

Soyinka, Wole--About
 

Africa Society Nobel Laureate Wole Soyinka http://www.ualberta.ca/~afso/documents/soyinka.html

The Africa Society's Profile of Wole Soyinka (1999)
http://www.ualberta.ca/~afso/documents/soyink.pdf
 

"The colonized present," Review of The Open Sore of a Continent: A Personal Narrative of the Nigerian Crisis (Oxford, 1996)http://idt.net/~sheba/nigeria/nation2.htm

"A Dramatic Life" by John D. Thomas, Emory Magazine 1996
http://www.emory.edu/EMORY_MAGAZINE/spring97/wole.html

Internet Nobel Prize Archive: Soyinka
 

"Nigerian Nobel Prize-Winner Uses Pen and Voice to Campaign for Democracy"
The Boston Globe (November 21, 1993)
http://www.boston.com/globe/search/stories/nobel/1993/1993f.html

[Notes, links from Ingrid Kerkhoff's 'Postcolonial African Literatures in English' http://www.fb10.uni-bremen.de/anglistik/kerkhoff/AfricanLit/Soyinka/Soyinka.htm
 

TenEyck Set Design Studio-Death & the King's Horseman[colour set illustrations]
 

"Treason Charges Against Soyinka and Others"
Human Rights Watch/Africa (13 March 1997)
http://gopher.igc.apc.org:5000/00/int/hrw/africa/Nigeria/17


Wole Soyinka (1934- ) University of Flordia Library. http://web.uflib.ufl.edu/cm/africana/soyinka.htm

Wole Soyinka (Berkeley University, 1998)
Stanford S. Elberg Lecturer
http://globetrotter.berkeley.edu/Elberg/Soyinka/

Wole Soyinka – Biography (Nobel Prize biography) http://nobelprize.org/literature/laureates/1986/soyinka-bio.html

 

Wole Soyinka [notes from New York State Writers Institue, and link to interview of PBS interview] http://www.albany.edu/writers-inst/soyinka.html http://www.albany.edu/pr/writers/frames.html
 

Wole Soyinka Page (George Landow, Brown U. [postcolonial pages])


Wole Soyinka Study Guide (Paul Brians, Washington State U.)


Wole Soyinka (University of Florida)very brief notes


SpectraLinks: Internet Guide for African Americans. This site includes several links to African Studies. http://maelstrom.stjohns.edu/archives/spectralinks.html  
 

Sport--South Africa

"Embodied Identities: Sport and Race in South Africa" by Douglas Booth and John Nauright in Contours A Journal of the African Diaspora Spring 2003 Vol. 1 No. 1 pp. 16-36 http://www.press.uillinois.edu/journals/contours/1.1/booth.html
Standing Conference on Library Materials on Africa (SCOLMA) http://www.brad.ac.uk/acad/scolma/scolma.html  
 

Stanley, Henry Morton 

"Is he not in Congo-land?" Excerpts from writings of
nineteenth-century explorer Henry Morton Stanley From Through the Dark Continent (1878): http://www.theatlantic.com/issues/96sep/congo/stanley.htm

Star (Johannesburg)  http://www.star.co.za/
 

Statistics

Stremlau, John & Helen Zille A House No Longer Divided: Progress and Prospects for Democratic Peace in South Africa (Carnegie Commission on Preventing Deadly Conflict 1997) http://www.ccpdc.org/pubs/house/hsfr.htm


"The Story of Africa" [BBC]

 

A well-resources series backed by prominet historians. Includes good audio http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/africa/features/storyofafrica/index.shtml Sections cover:
LIVING HISTORY
EARLY HISTORY
NILE VALLEY
WEST AFRICAN KINGDOMS
THE SWAHILI
TRADITIONAL RELIGIONS
ISLAM
CHRISTIANITY
SLAVERY
CENTRAL AFRICAN KINGDOMS
AFRICA & EUROPE (1800-1914)
SOUTHERN AFRICA
BETWEEN WORLD WARS (1914-1945)
INDEPENDENCE

Structural Adjustment Program (Structural Adjustment in Africa and Asia Bulletin Board) http://www.egroups.com/group/saps/


Paul Sturges and Richard Neill, The Quiet Struggle: Information and Libraries for the People of Africa. (1998 edition)
 

 Sud Quotidien (Online) -- Dakar: daily electronic edition of the newspaper. http://www.metissacana.sn/sud/sudqu.html
 
 

Sudan 


Sudan--Archaeology

 

ARCHAEOLOGY IN SUDAN brief background, with illustrations.

Sudan--Archives 

 

Sudan Archive, Durham University Library, UK. A detailed description of the collection. 'contains official, semi-official and private papers which document in considerable detail the Sudan under Mahdist and Condominium rule for the period 1883-1956, with some material from the post-independence period.' http://www.dur.ac.uk/Library/asc/sudan/index.html

Sudan: a Country Study. (Online) Area handbook. (Washington: Library of Congress, 1991) E-version of the handbook - history, geography, economy, society & culture http://lcweb2.loc.gov/frd/cs/sdtoc.html
 

Sudan--Bibliography 

M. W. Daly, Sudan (RevisedEdition) Clio Press [full-text] http://www.netlibrary.com/SUMMARY.ASP?EV=885453&ID=9913&advquery=africa

 

Sudan--Constitution.

 

In Arabic. http://www.sudan-parliament.org/const/
In English http://www.sudan.net/government/constitution/english.html

 

Sudan--Economy


World Bank Sudan pages http://www.worldbank.org/afr/sd/

Sudan--Description and travel

Lonely Planet pages http://www.lonelyplanet.com/destinations/africa/sudan/

Sudan Foundation Web Page. The aim of the Foundation "is to further good relations between the British and Sudanese peoples, and to provide comprehensive information about the political,economic, social and religious situation in Sudan." http://www.sufo.demon.co.uk/
 

Sudan--Guides

Sudani.com. http://www.sudani.com/

 

Sudan--History

 

A Colonial Servant: Al-Salawi and the Sudan, R.S. O'Fahey (33-42) in Sudanic Africa Volume 12, 2001,(full-text)

Selected Conference Papers: International Sudan Studies Association 
http://www.aucegypt.edu/www/notanno/oassel.html
 

Sudanic Africa is an academic electronic journal with useful book references.
http://www.hf-fak.uib.no/institutter/smi/sa/sahome.html
 

Sudan--History-1881-89

 

Australians the Sudan 1885 (Excerpts from the book, The Rehearsal by K.S. Inglis, 1985) http://www.onthenet.com.au/~vetnet/sudan.htm
 
 

Sudan--History--Archives

Summary Guide to Sudan Archive Durham University Library http://flambard.dur.ac.uk:6336/dynaweb/handlist/sad/sudan/@Generic__BookView

 

Sudan--History--Chronology

Timeline: Sudan A chronology of key events: (BBC) http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/middle_east/827425.stm



Sudan--History--Sources

Documents on Egypt/Sudan [compiled by Neil Parsons, 1999] http://ubh.tripod.com/afhist/egypt.htm
 
 

Sudan--Human Rights

 

Amnesty International http://www.amnesty.org//ailib/countries/indx154.htm

[UK] GOVERNMENT'S RESPONSE TO INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE'S SEVENTH REPORT OF 1997-98: SUDAN Memorandum from Secretary of State for International Development http://www.parliament.the-stationery-office.co.uk/pa/cm199798/cmselect/cmintdev/1099/109904.htm

Sudan Advisory Council on Human Rights 
http://dcregistry.com/homepages/suahrc.html
 

US State Department Human Rights Report on Sudan 
http://www.usis.usemb.se/human/sudan.html

 

Sudan-l  listserv@emuvm1.cc.emory.edu
 
 

Sudan--Languages

'The Nuba Mountains: Who Spoke What in 1976?' by Herman Bell (Sudanic Africa Text and sources archive: 1)

Sudan--Links

ASSR Sudan pages (Arab Social Sciencve Research) "ASSR is the network engine of the Arab Institute for Studies and Communication (AISC). Founded in 1998, by a group of senior Arab social scientists" Sudan Resources : laws, elections, energy, government, News and Media , political parties .http://www.assr.org/countries/sudan/

"Sudan Page" (U. Penn) Editor: Dr. Ali B. Ali-Dinar, Ph.D. http://www.sas.upenn.edu/African_Studies/Country_Specific/Sudan.html

http://www.columbia.edu/cu/libraries/indiv/area/Africa/Sudan.html 

http://menic.utexas.edu/menic/countries/sudan.html
 

Sudan--Literature

The Writings of the Sudanese Tijani Shaykh Ibrahim Sidi (1949-1999), by Rüdiger Seesemann (107-124) full-text in Sudanic Africa Volume 11, 2000

Sudan--Maps 


http://www.reliefweb.int/mapc/afr_horn/cnt/sdn/srfig1.html

Sudan Monthly Report (Sudanese Catholic Information Office) http://www.peacelink.it/africa/scio/month.html


Sudan Net (includes: News; Sudan History; Statistics on Sudan; Peoples...) 
http://www.sudan.net/
 

Sudan--News and newspapers 

Akhbar al-Youm (pro-government), Khartoum
http://www.alkanews-sudan.com/

Alwan http://www.esperanto.se/kiosk/engindex.html  

Ar-Rai' Al-Aaam . http://www.rayaam.net/

Al-Midan (Communist Party, monthly), Khartoum http://www.midan.net

News and Press Releases Embassy of the Republic of Sudan in Canada.http://www.sunanews.net/

Sudan News and Views, 1-28 (On-line Newsletter) http://www.sas.upenn.edu/African_Studies/Newsletters/SNV_Main.html

Sudan Tribune http://www.sudantribune.com/

 Sudanese & Arabic Newstand links to 6 newspaper http://www.sudaneseonline.com/ArabicNewstand/

Sudanile http://www.sudanile.com/

World Press Review--Sudan http://worldpress.org/newspapers/AFRICA/Sudan.cfm

Sudan--Political parties

 

ASSR - Country Index: Sudan: Political Parties links http://www.assr.org/countries/sudan/6.html

Communist Party of Sudan http://www.midan.net/

"Major Sudanese Political Parties" article from Sudan.Net http://www.sudan.net/government/parties.html

National Democratic Alliance http://www.ndasudan.org/

SPLM/A SUDAN PEOPLES'S LIBERATION MOVEMENT AND SUDAN PEOPLE'SLIBERATION ARMY SPLM/SPLA http://www.newsudan.com/

SPLM Today " the official web site of the SPLM/A" http://www.splmtoday.com/
 
"Who's Who: Sudan People's Liberation Army/Movement SPLA/M - Sudan People's Liberation Army/Movement" http://www.sudanupdate.org/WHOSWHO/SPLAM.HTM

Umma Party http://www.umma.org/
 

Sudan--Politics and government

 

INCORE Regional Internet Guides-Sudan http://www.incore.ulst.ac.uk/cds/countries/sudan.html
 

ArabNet  http://www.arab.net/sudan/sudan_contents.html
 

Selected Conference Papers : International Sudan Studies Association  http://www.aucegypt.edu/www/notanno/oassel.html
 

South Sudan Online: ReliefWeb (US Dept of State) http://www.state.gov/www/issues/relief/index.html

Sudan Foundation http://www.sufo.demon.co.uk/
 

Sudan--Refugees

 

Community Aid Abroad http://www.caa.org.au/world/africa/sudan/
 

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) 
Provides regular reports and maps on the refugee situation in the Sudan. http://www.unhcr.ch/world/afri/sudan.htm
 

World Vision Crisis Alert: Sudan http://www.wvi.org/sudan/sudan.shtml  
 

Sudan--research--Norway

 

Sudan, South. 

 

Free South Sudan Homepage 
http://www.geocities.com/CapitolHill/Senate/4117/

 

South Sudan Online Home Page. Developed by the US Department of State as a benefit to International Organizations  interested in humanitarian relief. http://www.state.gov/www/issues/relief/index.html
 

Southern Sudan Problem and the Prospects of Peace by the Sudan Foundation, http://www.sufo.demon.co.uk/conf001.htm
 

SUDAN PEOPLES'S LIBERATION MOVEMENT AND SUDAN PEOPLE'S  LIBERATION ARMY SPLM/SPLA http://www.newsudan.com/
 

Sudan Web Page (The Center for Middle Eastern Studies, University of Texas, Austin) http://menic.utexas.edu/menic/countries/sudan.html
 

Sudanic Africa is an academic electronic journal with useful book references.
http://www.hf-fak.uib.no/institutter/smi/sa/sahome.html
 
 

SudLangues (Faculté des Lettres et Sciences Humaines de l'Université Cheikh Anta Diop, Dakar). full-text e-journal on languages http://www.refer.sn/spip/sudlangues/

 

SUNUGAAL - see under "Senegal" 



Sustainable Development

 

UN-ECA/SDD Regional Page "Sustainable Development Division (SDD) endeavors to serve Africa better to achieve food security and sustainable development " http://www.uneca.org/eca_programmes/food_security_and_sustainability/

 

Sustainable Development--Central Africa

 

RIDDAC: Information Network on Sustainable Development in Central Africa Réseau d'Information sur le Développement Durable en Afrique Centrale (RIDDAC) Includes full-text documents. Based in Yaoundé Cameroun. Includes Le forum sur les forêts du Bassin du Congo (http://forets.riddac.org) http://www.riddac.org

Swahili (kiSwahili)

 

Swahili--Archives 

 

Archives of Popular Swahili  'an electronic archive of spoken and written Popular Swahili texts. ' http://www.pscw.uva.nl/lpca/aps/toc.html

 

Swahili Manuscripts Project "The library of the School of Oriental and African Studies holds the largest public collection of Swahili manuscripts in Britain....The Swahili Manuscripts Project aims to create a comprehensive catalogue of the SOAS manuscripts, thus enabling researchers and more general readers to make focused and, it is hoped, greater use of an illuminating collection". Includes samples: "Swahili Manuscripts Project AUDIO & MANUSCRIPT COLLECTION From these pages you can view images of the manuscript, page by page, and also listen to Shaikh Yahya Ali Omar reciting the manuscript." http://www.swahilimanuscripts.soas.ac.uk/

Swahili--Bibliography

 

Popular Swahili Texts in Books and Articles: 
An annotated bibliography [ANNOTATED; CONGO] (June 2000)  by Vincent A. de Rooij http://www.pscw.uva.nl/lpca/aps/elsewhere.html

Swahili Forum 10 (2003) has a useful A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF SWAHILI LITERATURE, LINGUISTICS, CULTURE AND HISTORY Compiled by Thomas Geider http://www.ifeas.uni-mainz.de/SwaFo/PreviousIssues.html

Swahili--Congo (Shaba Swahili)--Bibliography

 

Popular Swahili Texts in Books and Articles: An annotated bibliography (June 2000)  by Vincent A. de Rooij http://www.pscw.uva.nl/lpca/aps/elsewhere.html

Publications containing lexical and/or textual material in Shaba Swahili by Johannes Fabian  http://www.pscw.uva.nl/lpca/jfabian.html
 
 

Swahili--Culture

 

Journal of Language and Popular Culture in Africa http://www.pscw.uva.nl/lpca/

 

Swahili Forum "Swahili Forum invites scholars and writers to submit papers on all aspects of Swahili language, culture and society aswell as book reviews pertaining to these topics. Papers and reviews will be published in Swahili, English, French and German." No.10 onwards is/will be online. http://www.ifeas.uni-mainz.de/SwaFo/

 

Swahili-Language

 

English to Swahili Dictionary Brief guide, from Freedict.com http://www.freedict.com/onldict/swa.html

The Kamusi Project: The Internet Living Swahili Dictionary http://www.yale.edu/swahili/


Kamusi.co.tz "Welcome to the free online swahili dictionary /kamusi. This swahili dictionary is based on theTanzanian Swahili." http://www.kamusi.co.tz/

Kanga Writings http://www.glcom.com/hassan/kanga.html

Kipacha, Ahmad. "Kingome-English lexicon" in Swahili Forum, v 11, p 179-209. www.ifeas.uni-mainz.de/SwaFo/SF11%20Kipacha.pdf


Sarah Hillewaert, Gilles-Maurice de Schryver Kiswahili (Swahili) - English dictionary. http://africanlanguages.com/swahili/


KiSwahili Web at UPenn. Includes "TUZUNGUMZE KISWAHILI LET'S SPEAK SWAHILI" http://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/plc/kiswahili/

"Languages of Tanzania" "This is the web-appendix to The languages of Tanzania: a bibliography (publ. in the series Orientalia et africana gothoburgensia, v 17, 2002), compiled by Jouni Filip Maho (Göteborg) & Bonny Sands (Flagstaff AZ)." http://www.african.gu.se/tanzania/weblinks.html

Noun Classification in Swahili by Ellen Contini-Morava Department of Anthropology/Program in Linguistics University of Virginia elc9j@virginia.edu http://www.iath.virginia.edu/swahili/swahili.html

"Swahili (G40) resources" (in Web Resources for African Languages) http://goto.glocalnet.net/maho/webresources/swahili.html

Swahili English dictionary. www.websters-online-dictionary.org/definition/Swahili-english

 

Swahili-Language--History

 

A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE SWAHILI LANGUAGE (by Hassan O. Ali; revised by Abdurahman Juma) http://www.glcom.com/hassan/swahili_history.html

 

Swahili--Lists

 

H-Swahili http://www.h-net.org/~swahili/

 

Swahili Literature

 

Archives of Popular Swahili  'an electronic archive of spoken and written Popular Swahili texts. 'http://www.pscw.uva.nl/lpca/aps/toc.html
 
 

Jan Blommaert 'The impact of state ideology on language: Ujamaa & Swahili literature in Tanzania' in B. Smieja & M. Tasch (eds.) Human contact through language and linguistics (in honour of René Dirven): p.253-70 Frankfurt: Lang 1997
http://africana.rug.ac.be/texts/research-publications/publications_on-line/Impact_State_Ideology.htm
 
 

Jan Blommaert 'English in a Swahili popular novel' in Johan Van der Auwera et. al (Eds. 1998) English as a living language:  essays in honour of Louis Goossens. Munich: LINCOM [full text] http://africana.rug.ac.be/texts/research-publications/publications_on-line/English_in_novel.htm
 
 

Swahili Manuscripts Project "The library of the School of Oriental and African Studies holds the largest public collection of Swahili manuscripts in Britain....The Swahili Manuscripts Project aims to create a comprehensive catalogue of the SOAS manuscripts, thus enabling researchers and more general readers to make focused and, it is hoped, greater use of an illuminating collection". Includes samples: "Swahili Manuscripts Project AUDIO & MANUSCRIPT COLLECTION From these pages you can view images of the manuscript, page by page, and also listen to Shaikh Yahya Ali Omar reciting the manuscript." http://www.swahilimanuscripts.soas.ac.uk/

Swahili--News and Newspapers

 

Alasiri http://www.ipp.co.tz/ipp/newspapers/

An-nuur (Gazeti la Kiislamu la kila wiki - Tanzania) weekly Islamic magazine http://www.igs.net/~kassim/an-nuur/index.html

BBC Swahili http://www.bbc.co.uk/swahili/

IPPmedia

Kasheshe Online http://www.ipp.co.tz/ipp/newspapers/

Kiongozi (Tanzania)

Komesha http://www.ipp.co.tz/ipp/newspapers/

Majira (daily, Tanzania)  

Michezo na Burudani http://www.uchaguzitanzania.com/new/categories/Michezo-na-Burudani/

Nipashe / Nipashe Jumapili
http://www.ipp.co.tz/ipp/newspapers/

Swahili News http://www.swahilinews.com/

Swahili Radio (live)


:Sauti ya Injili http://www.elct.org/TechServ/Radio/pstartenglish.htm

Radio Free Africa http://www.radiofreeafrica.co.tz/

East Africa FM http://ipp.co.tz/ipp/radio/index.html

Radio One Stereo http://ipp.co.tz/ipp/radio/index.html

Swahili--Publishers

 

Mkuki na Nyota Publishers (Dar es Salaam, Tanzania) http://www.mkukinanyota.com/

 

Swahili--Search engines

 

Google kiswahili http://www.google.com/intl/sw/

 

Swahili Studies: a Working Bibliography, Compiler Kelly M. Askew, Indiana University 
http://www.csuchico.edu/~twaters/tanzaniastudies/askew.html
 

Swahili--Teaching

 

Institute of Kiswahili Research=Taasisi ya Uchunguzi wa Kiswahili, Chuo Kikuu cha Dar es Salaam = http://www.udsm.ac.tz/ikr/

 

KiSwahili Web at UPenn. Includes "TUZUNGUMZE KISWAHILI LET'S SPEAK SWAHILI" http://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/plc/kiswahili/
 

Swahili Women--Biography

 

THREE SWAHILI WOMEN: LIFE HISTORIES FROM MOMBASA,KENYA EDITED translated by Sarah Mirza & Margaret Strobel (Indiana University Press, 1989) http://www.netlibrary.com/SUMMARY.ASP?EV=885962&ID=662&advquery=africa

 

 

SWAPO (South West Africa People's Organisation)--Archives

 

The South West Africa People's Organisation 1961- 1991: a guide to archival resources and special collections in the Western Cape, South Africa by Sarah Sadie Wilcox. Occasional e-publications series Number 1. http://www.lib.uct.ac.za/libpubs/oepubs/oep01.pdf

 

Swaziland 

 

[general sites]

Swazi.com http://www.swazi.com/newsite/index.asp

Swaziland (Africa South of the Sahara, Stanford University) http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/ssrg/africa/swazi.html

Swaziland (Norwegian Council for Africa) http://afrika.no/index/Countries/Swaziland/index.html

 

Swaziland (University of Swaziland) http://www.sas.upenn.edu/African_Studies/Country_Specific/Swaziland.html)

 

Swaziland—Cities

MBABANE into the MILLENNIUM: the story of a city by Christina Forsyth Thompson. Published Mbabane 1999

Swaziland--Economic conditions


Swaziland Business Year Book (annual): latest is 2006: http://www.swazibusiness.com/indexsbyb.html

Swaziland Industrial Development Company

Swaziland Sugar Association (SSA) Includes publications. http://www.ssa.co.sz/

Tibiyo Taka Ngwane (organization)

 

Swaziland Federation of Trade Unions 


Swaziland Federation of Trade Unions: Solidarity with the struggle of the SFTU (Cosatu) http://www.cosatu.org.za/sftu/

"History of Swaziland" (series of articles, 1995-1996) http://www.hartford-hwp.com/archives/37/index-d.html

 

Swaziland--History 

World History Archive: History of Swaziland "History of Swaziland" (series of articles, 1995-1996: Swaziland labor protests By Chris Lowe. 2 July, 1995. General strike Associated Press. 24 January, 1996. Second day of nation-wide strike in demand of democratic reforms. Labor unions are calling on King Mswati III's government to legalize political parties banned since 1972. COSATU meeting with Swazi Union postponed Tindzaba/News. 6 February, 1996. Swaziland trade union leader granted bail Tindzaba/News. 7 February, 1996. Jabulani Nxumalo, assistant secretary-general of the Swaziland Federation of Trade Unions. Stop granting Swazi citizenship to foreigners, says prince Tindzaba/News. 9 February, 1996. Manzini regional administrator Prince Gabheni Dlamini says Swazi trade unions now led by foreigners. Leading newspaper condemns South African interference Tindzaba/News. 11 February, 1966. ANC, SACP, SATU etc. criticized for involvement in Swaziland's constitutional and labor problems. King Sobhuza II proscribed all political parties in 1973 when he suspended the constitution. But there is a hint King Mswati will restore the 1968 constitution. Swaziland King begins constitutional reform process Tindzaba/News. 7 March, 1996. Pro-democracy groups form alliance in Swaziland Tindzaba/News. 9 March, 1996. Swaziland's opposition party changes executive Tindzaba/News. 10 March, 1996. Swazi king and labor leaders share platform at prayer rally Tindzaba/News. 10 March, 1996. Tindzaba/News Extracts from issues of March 16 & 17, 1996, re constitutional reform. Civil servants, teachers reject E91M package Summary of Times of Swaziland article, 13 June, 1996. Swazi unionists charged Statement from PUDEMO International Office. 22 March, 1996. Also two press reports. Pudemo and the Constitutional Review Commission From Timothy Dauth. 31 July, 1996. Labor movement triumphs over government ) http://www.hartford-hwp.com/archives/37/index-d.html
 
 

Sandile Sydwell Simelane, 'Politics in the Swazi State, 1968-1992: Hegemony and Contest,' Masters Research Thesis in Cultural and Media Studies, 1995 http://www.nu.ac.za/ccms/publications/dissertations/masters_theses.asp?ID=10

 

Swaziland--Human Rights

 

"Swaziland" (Irin: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs) http://www.irinnews.org/Africa-Country.aspx?Country=SZ

 

Swaziland--Industrial relations--Legislation 
 
 

The Industrial Relations Act, 2000http://www.swazinews.co.sz/ir/industrial_relations_bill_2000.htm

 

Swaziland--Labour 

World History Archive: History of Swaziland [articles] [articles on labour] http://www.hartford-hwp.com/archives/37/index-d.html
 
 

Swaziland--Law
 


» Industrial Relations Bill with SNC amendments
» The Deeds Registry (Amendment) Decree, 1988

 

Swaziland--Literature. 

Includes description, and some excerpts, from short stories, plays and novels (in English at this stage) http://www.realnet.co.sz/~swazifiction/swazifiction.html

Swaziland - News and Newspapers 

 

Guardian of Swaziland
 

Swazi.com

Swazi Media Commentary (Blog) http://swazimedia.blogspot.com/

The Swazi News ('
News of Swaziland from the worlds press')  
http://www.swazinews.co.sz/index.htm
 
 

Swazi News
http://www.times.co.sz/swazinews/
 
Swazi Observer

Weekend Observer

 

Swaziland Today: An Official Voice of the Swaziland government http://www.swazi.com/government/sgt-nl.html

Swaziland Top News (AllAfric a.com) http://allafrica.com/swaziland/ 

Times of Swaziland http://www.times.co.sz/

Weekend Observer

 

Swaziland--Newspapers--History

Sandile Sydwell Simelane, 'Politics and the Press: A Case Study of the Times of 
Swaziland and the Swazi Observer; 1992-94' Master Research Thesis in Cultural and Media Studies, Centre for Cultural and Media Studies, Durban [FULL-TEXT] http://www.und.ac.za/und/ccms/publications/dissertations/madissertations.htm

Swaziland on the Internet  http://www.realnet.co.sz/
  http://www.swazi.com/newsite/index.asp
 

Swazilandonline.net

Swaziland Page has sections on Swazi history, monarchs, economy etc  and is available in English and SiSwati versions  http://www.pitt.edu/~tgsst10/swaziland.html
 
 

Swaziland-Politics 

PUDEMO The People’s United Democratic Movement (PUDEMO) "a political movement committed to the creation, protection and promotion of a constitutional multi-party democracy, a transparent and accountable government, an environment conducive to the economic growth and empowerment and the development of a culturally vibrant and tolerant society, based on maximum participation and the respect of the will of the people." http://www.pudemo.org/

 

Swaziland Solidarity Network Canada "This site is a collection of articles and documents which focus on the political, social and economic issues in Swaziland. As Canadians, we are hoping to increase public awareness of the oppressive government of King Mswati III and to demand that our government actively supports democracy in this corrupt kingdom." http://swazilandsolidaritynetworkcanada.wikispaces.com/

Swaziland Solidarity Network Canada "This site is a collection of articles and documents which focus on the political, social and economic issues in Swaziland. As Canadians, we are hoping to increase public awareness of the oppressive government of King Mswati III and to demand that our government actively supports democracy in this corrupt kingdom." http://swazilandsolidaritynetworkcanada.wikispaces.com/

 

Swaziland--Speeches 

 
The full text of the speech of Dr. Barnabas Dlamini to Parliament as Prime Minister http://www.iafrica.sz/PMspeech

Swaziland--Statistics
 
 

'Saiziland' (in French) Atlas universalis (texts by Dominique Darbon) http://www.universalis-edu.com/doc/atlas/Articles/R171351_1.htm#
 
 

Swaziland Business Year Book: A Commercial Guide 2002

UNCTAD country fact sheet; Swaziland http://www.unctad.org/en/docs/ps4wir00_fs_SZ.en.pdf

 

"Swaziland on the NET" has links to News, Culture, Arts, Economy, Labour, Education, Government etc. News section is a very useful "compilation, originating from the very popular "ToS" by Rex Brown to he discussion group Swazi-Net 
http://www.realnet.co.sz/
 
 

Swaziland Weekend Observer (Online). -- Current issues
http://www.realnet.co.sz/real/observer/weekend/observew.html


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