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DB construction




In 2015, our research center was selected in a research support project (Humanities and Social Sciences) of the Korea Research Foundation. Since then, we have been establishing a database for digital encyclopedia compilation.

Under the ideology of eliminating prejudice by understanding Africa, our research center is to aims to reinforce and deepen cultural information for soft power enhancement, along with information on politics, economy, and society.


Composition of Modern African Encyclopedia



The database covers 54 countries. The content is set in politics, economy, society, and culture by collecting and classifying information systematically.

This encyclopedia provides comprehensive data access by country, ethnicity, and culture as well as by history, person, politics, economy, society, tribes, customs, religion, myths, symbols, musical instruments, movies, and food.