Subfonds 12 - Africa Department records

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FR PUNES AG 15-IBI-12

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Africa Department records

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  • 1983-1988 (Creation)

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28 dossiers

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(1986-1988)

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The Africa Department was created as part of a general reorganization in 1986 when the Cooperation Department was dissolved into three regional departments. The Africa Department inherited the Cooperation Department's activities for the francophone area of sub-Saharan Africa. The Department also inherited responsibility for coordination of activities with the regional centre CRIBI in Dakar, Senegal. This work was formerly carried out by the External Relations service under the direct authority of the Director General of the IBI. The Africa Department also had responsibility for coordination with the Regional Centres for Central Africa (Kinshasa) and Anglophone Africa (Lagos) when they were opened.

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Subfonds consists of 4 series:
-External relations
-Regional centres
-Working files
-Grants and scholarships

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Pour les activités de l'IBI dans la région Afrique, avant 1986, on consultera le sous-fonds du département de la coopération. Le sous-fonds des centres régionaux fournira des documents sur les réunions communes des différents centres régionaux de l'organisation, dont le CRIBI. Enfin, les ensembles du département des projets et des technologies pourront compléter les informations relatives aux activités de l'IBI en Afrique.

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Created by R. Kiper July 2011. Revised slightly and translated by AWT August 2011.

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