"an Ethiopian-led advocacy and service organization representing Israel's Ethiopian immigrant community. Our goal is to assist in the full and rapid absorption and integration of Ethiopian Jews into mainstream Israeli society." Facts about the community, Ethiopian Jewish culture, history, education & employment initiatives. Based in Jerusalem, Israel. [KF] http://www.iaej.co.il/
"focuses on the history of the African diaspora and the movement
of Africans to various parts of the world, particularly the Americas and
the Islamic lands of North Africa and the Middle East." Has a publication
series, Studies in the History of the African Diaspora, conference
programs and some papers, the full text of the African
Diaspora Newsletter, the full text of "Ethnicity
and the Slave Trade: 'Lucumi' and 'Nago' as Ethnonyms in West Africa"
by Robin Law (from History in Africa, No. 24, 1997).
Research areas include: Nigerian Hinterland Project, Biographical Database
of Enslaved Africans, Historical Atlas of Slavery, Ports of the Nigerian
Hinterland, The Muslim Diaspora in the Era of the Slave Route, Ethnic Identities
in Atlantic Africa and the Diaspora, Linkages between the Diaspora and Africa,
Igbo Oral History Project on Slavery. The Director is Paul E. Lovejoy. Based
in Toronto, Canada. [KF] http://www.yorku.ca/nhp/index.htm