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Informative site containing database of journalists killed, imprisoned, etc. worldwide.
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Inter Press Service IPS; Backed by a network of journalists in more than 100 countries, with satellite communication links to 1,200 outlets
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Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs)
Committee to Protect Journalists
A nonpartisan, nonprofit organization which does not accept govt. funding. Has the Africa section and individual country reports. Search in the Press Freedom Database for press freedom violations since January, 1995.
Infobel World - Telephone Directories
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International Trade Administration
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African e-Journals Project
This directory contains information about more than 1900 journals published in or about Africa in all disciplines.
Africa South of the Sahara
Selected Internet Resources - Stanford University
The North Africa Journal
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Yale University Library - African Collection
Nordic Africa Institute: A Guide to Africa on Internet - links to country information, subject resources, journals, search engines, and research institutes.
Global Development Network: Africa Regional Window: Useful Links
Massachusetts Export Center | Africa & Middle East Sites
Links to other Africa resources on the Internet. Africa Search: Search engine and trade leads for companies in or wishing to do business in Africa.
MBendi - Information for Africa
Search Facilities Overview - Use this search facility to find companies, parastatals, government departments, embassies, trade offices, unions and other organisations active in Africa.
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List of detention facilities by state
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Servico de Inmigracion Y Control de Aduanas de los EEUU: Manual a Nivel Nacional para las Personas Detenidas
Este manual detalla las leyes, reglamentos y proceso para las personas detenidas
US Immigration and Customs Enforcement Office of Detention and Removal Operations:National Detainee Handbook
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US Citizenship and Immigration Services - Servico de Ciudadania e Inmigracion - Estado de Caso en Linea
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Instituto Nacional de Migracion de Mexico (INM) - Organigrama
Directorio de las Delagaciones Regionales de Mexico
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Torres de ayuda para migrantes en peligro en zonas de riesgo
Instituto Nacional de Inmigracion
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Border Deaths Database Search
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Consulta de Personas Muertas en la Frontera desde 2003
International Organization of Migration - IOM
International Migration Law Database
Migration Policy Institute - MPI
Database of All State Legislation
Detention Watch Network
Informative website as to immigration laws, detention centers, etc.
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Asociación Técnica de Diarios Latinoamericanos ARDL
Information Services Latin America ISLA
Latin America & the Caribbean United States Agency for International Development
The National Security Archive Georgetown University's comprehensive links to Latin American news sources
Tiempos del Mundo Newspaper, circulating in 16 countries of the Americas including: United States, Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, and Dominican Republic
World Press Review Latin American and Canadian News from Latin American and Canadian Newspapers
Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs)
Council on Hemispheric Affairs
Through detailed analysis, COHA monitors the political, economic, and diplomatic issues facing the Western Hemisphere
NAFTA Secretariat
The NAFTA Secretariat, comprised of a Canadian Section, a Mexican Section and a United States Section, is responsible for the administration of the dispute settlement provisions of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).
South America
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Tiempos del Mundo Newspaper, circulating in 16 countries of the Americas including: Colombia, Bolivia, Peru, Ecuador, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay and Argentina
United Nations News Center - Americas
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