Subfonds BREDA - Regional Office for Education in Africa

Identity area

Reference code



Regional Office for Education in Africa


Level of description


Extent and medium

9 boxes

Context area

Name of creator

(Since 1970)

Administrative history

Established in 1970 to address educational planning issues in Africa South of the Sahara, BREDA, over years, extended its fields of action so much that it now covers not only other education sub-sectors but deals also with other areas of competence of the Organization: Science, Social
Sciences, Culture and Communication.


Archival history

Two boxes of publications were transferred to the archives in 1988.
About the seven boxes of documents, currently there aren't any information available.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Subfonds consists of seven boxes of documents as well as two boxes of official documents and publications from the years 1978 to 1988 from the of the Regional Office for Education in Africa in Dakar.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

No inventory available for the seven boxes of documents.

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Related descriptions

Notes area

Alternative identifier(s)

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Description control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used


Level of detail




Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related genres

Related places