The Nordic Africa Institute

Future for Africa

History

Future for Africa - Development in cooperation [Framtid för Afrika - Utveckling i samverkan] was the name of a 5-year project initiated in 1986 by SIDA and 12 other organizations, e.g. Africa Groups of Sweden [Afrikagrupperna i Sverige], Save the Children [Rädda Barnen], Red Cross [Röda Korset] and Church of Sweden Aid [Lutherhjälpen] among others.
The project's aim was to create a long-term, mutual concentration on cooperation, education and information.
The project secretariat was placed in the SIDA building, Stockholm.

Contents

[Series] Minutes with attachments
[Volume] Minutes with attachments 1987
[Volume] Minutes with attachments 1988

[Series] Outgoing documents
[Volume] Various publications published by the project "Africa in the schoolbooks", "The Challenge from Africa" etc.
[Volume] Outgoing circulars 1989-1990
[Volume] Outgoing circulars 1990
[Volume] Outgoing notices, information etc. 1988-1990

[Series] Correspondence
[Volume] Correspondence within Sweden 1986-1988 A-L
[Volume] Correspondence within Sweden 1986-1988 M-Ö
[Volume] Correspondence abroad 1986-1988
[Volume] Correspondence abroad 1989

[Series] Answers to questionnaire
[Volume] 1986-1987
[Volume] 1988
[Volume] 1988
[Volume] 1988
[Volume] 1988
[Volume] Answers to questionnaire 1988
[Volume] Answers to questionnaire 1988
[Volume] Answers to questionnaire 1988

[Series] Documents by theme
[Volume] Documents concerning handbook "Key to Africa" 1988
[Volume] Documents concerning Hearing-Day Sudan 1990; various publications
[Volume] Documents concerning visit of Sudanese delegation + various documents concerning working groups, lectures, visits
[Volume] Documents concerning the "Sudanese Day" 1988
[Volume] Documents concerning conference "Africa in the Schoolbooks" 1988
[Volume] Documents concerning support of publishing of African literature in Sweden 1987
[Volume] Documents concerning handbook "Key to Africa" 1988
[Volume] Documents concerning recruitment of a FFA secretary 1988; NGO documents; documents concerning planning of reference group 1986-1988
[Volume] Documents concerning handbook "Key to Africa" 1988
[Volume] Documents concerning handbook "Key to Africa" 1988
[Volume] Documents concerning the North/South Campaign 1986-1988

[Series] Other Documents
[Volume] Ragnhild Greek's working papers 1989-1990
[Volume] Various audio and video cassettes

Access

The archive is available at ARAB.

Repository

Archives and Library of the Swedish Labour Movement, ARAB
[Arbetarrörelsens arkiv och bibliotek]
Box 1124
S-111 81 Stockholm
Sweden
Visiting address: Upplandsgatan 4
Telephone: +46 8 4123900
Fax: +46 8 4123990
http://www.arbark.se/en/external link

Extent:

31 vol.

Ref. code:

1818

Country:

Sweden

Period:

1986-1990

Keywords:

Future for Africa Development network projects 5-year projects Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency SIDA Africa Groups of Sweden AGS Save the Children Red Cross Church of Sweden Aid