Connecting Africa

African Studies Centre Leiden
Knowledge hub

Connecting-Africa is a gateway to African research information and materials produced worldwide. It contains almost 60.000 publications that are collected from other sources.

It does not only focus on water, or the 7 VIA Water focus countries, but can be a great help to get more information about your own country, and activities in other African countries. You can use the search tool (we recommend the advanced search: to identify articles about innovation and water, or learn from activities in other sectors.

Connecting-Africa was started in 2006 by the African Studies Centre Leiden (ASCL), aiming to make all worldwide Africanist research material and information accessible through one community portal on the Internet.