Unlocking Solar Capital Africa conference features first Solar Power Incubator to Unlock Potential of...

Phanes Group will announce the winners at Solarplaza’s event in Abidjan come October Solaplaza’s (www.Solarplaza.com) ‘Unlocking Solar Capital Africa’ conference, an event focused on connecting...

AfDB supports a greener pathway in Egypt

As part of its ongoing activities under the South-South Cooperation Trust Fund (funded by the Government of Brazil), the Energy, Environment and Climate Change...

Environmental concerns for Red Sea-Dead Sea project

Jordanian environmentalists have challenged a government decision to push ahead with a controversial project to channel water from the Red Sea into the Dead Sea – which has...

Viridis Africa showcasing cleantech technologies appropriate for Africa

Viridis Africa 2013, 15 & 16 October, Killarney Country Club, Johannesburg This October 15 & 16 will mark the third year Viridis Africa is to...

AfDB Support to Senegal’s Efforts to Protect Lake Guiers

The Project to Restore the Ecological and Economic Functions of Lake Guiers seeks to reinstate optimal conditions for normal functioning of the lake The African...

Study into social/environmental enterprise sectors in Africa launched

A research project aimed at examining social and environmental enterprise in Eastern and Southern Africa was launched in a bid to highlight the role...

Burkina Faso Admitted into Forest Carbon Partnership Facility

Burkina Faso, benefitting from the close support of the African Development Bank (AfDB) (http://www.afdb.org) and the World Bank, has successfully become a member of...

Global biodiversity panel launched

A global science assessment panel for biodiversity, modelled on the International Panel on Climate Change, was launched in Panama City earlier this month (21 April). The Intergovernmental...

Africa: Eating insects ‘could cut greenhouse gas emissions’

Dining on crickets, locusts, or even cockroaches, instead of cattle or pigs, could ease both food insecurity and climate change, according to researchers. Insects caught...

Philips strengthens Nigeria’s ambition to improve energy efficiency

Nigeria seeks to expand access to electricity to 75 per cent of the population Lagos' historic "National Theatre building" illuminated with innovative, energy-efficient lighting during...

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