Historical Dictionary of International Organizations in Sub-Saharan Africa (International organization series) (Historical Dictionaries of International Organizations Series) (Hardcover) by Mays Terry M. Delancey Mark Delancey Mark W.
The aim of this book is to provide readers with a tool to trace the changes in the development and progression of African international organizations. This volume applies a dictionary format and reviews African international organizations as well as selected global and regional bodies with extensive African membership. Entries on prominent Africans who have served with sub-regional continental and global international organizations as well as including reviews of events and terminology associated with the topic are highlighted. The authors provide an insightful introduction to the subject an up-to-date chronology a comprehensive acronym list that includes English and French names for the organizations with Anglophone and Francophone members and an extensive bibliography. This volume serves the needs of students scholars business persons diplomats and others with an interest in African international organizations.