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African Development Bank’s Strategic Moves at COP28 to Address Climate Challenges

Financial Express 29 Nov 2023
COP28 provides a platform for the African Development Bank to solidify funding commitments, particularly for its $10-billion Alliance for Green Infrastructure in Africa (AGIA) ... Notably, the Alliance for Green Infrastructure in Africa (AGIA), launched during COP27, aims to enhance ...

African leaders & activists will bring new demands, hopes to COP28

Mongabay 29 Nov 2023
With its theme of “Driving Green Growth and Climate Finance Solutions for Africa and the World,” the ACS was championed by Kenya’s President William Ruto, the African Union and other partners as a stepping stone to COP28 as Africa grapples with the best way forward for ...

Gebisa Ejeta is finding lasting solutions to hunger

Vox 29 Nov 2023
From working with the US Agency for International Development and the US State Department to serving on former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s scientific advisory board, Ejeta has advocated for using science to boost Africa’s food production — just as the Green Revolution had done.

Sea grapes: A nutritious seaweed

Manila Bulletin 29 Nov 2023
It is found in the coastal waters of our country, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, Japan, Papua New Guinea and some countries of Africa.“Sea grapes” is the common name of the green seaweed that bears grape-like parts, locally known as “lato” in Cebuano and “ar-arosep” in Ilocano.

Standard Chartered: Supporting economic growth and sustainability in Oman

Muskat Daily 29 Nov 2023
The bank also recently issued its first-ever green guarantee for China Energy Engineering Shanxi Electric Power Engineering Company for a solar energy project in Oman ... Our sustainable investments product range continues to grow and is now available in 16 markets across Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

Cop28: Moving from talk to action

The National 29 Nov 2023
Additionally, it hosts the first industrial-scale, solar-driven green hydrogen facility in the Middle East and North Africa, a collaborative effort between Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), Expo 2020 Dubai, and Siemens Energy.

Defendant in 2022 Auglaize County murder scheme changes plea

Lima Ohio 28 Nov 2023
Anita Green and her daughter, Amanda Hovanec, both of Wapakoneta, and South Africa resident Anthony Theodorou were charged in U.S ... According to the federal indictment, Amanda Hovanec and Theodorou conspired to import the controlled substance etorphine from South Africa into the United States ... Green is to be sentenced Feb.

African scientists, youth call for swift transition to renewable energy to tackle climate crisis 28 Nov 2023
Africa's green and resilient future will only be secured once countries phase out fossil fuels responsible for planetary warming, said the scientists and youthful green campaigners in a letter released in Nairobi, the Kenyan capital on Monday evening ... down the green transition.

The technologies African farmers need

Taipei Times 28 Nov 2023
Deploying a wide range of technologies to transform Africa’s agriculture sector will address food security concerns as well as environmental and sustainability issues ... even though Africa is home to more than 60 percent of the world’s uncultivated arable land, it has yet to benefit from the green revolution that has boosted yields elsewhere.

AFCON 2023: Lack of Cohesion in Eagles Worries Siasia

This Day 28 Nov 2023
Struggling against countries like Lesotho and Zimbabwe not a good signature of a team ready to win the Africa Cup of Nations as well as qualify for the 2026 World Cup. “Let us not deceive ourselves, we cannot be the best in Africa with this disorganised team.

Acciona wins $875m Casablanca water deal

MEED 28 Nov 2023
Local firms Afriquia Gaz and Green of Africa will partner with Acciona to deliver the project ... .

COP28 set to kick off in Dubai from Nov 30; UAE hopeful for deal on ...

Beijing News 28 Nov 2023
If they can muster the leadership and put aside the green rhetoric."Mohamed Adow, Director at Power Shift Africa, believes if ever there was a moment for a UN summit to respond to the signals the climate is sending us, this is it ... due by 2025, accelerate the green transition.

Algorand (ALGO) staking and Cardano (ADA) gains popularity with investors, Meme Moguls (MGLS) surges

CyprusMail 28 Nov 2023
Both Algorand and Cardano have shown an uptick in price and adoption recently ... Algorand (ALGO) staking is available through Coinbase ... Cardano shines by working toward a fairer society ... Green initiatives and conferences such as bringing Web3 to Africa are a large part of the reason that many academics and other socially minded people support Cardano.

MTN South Africa and Huawei take home ‘sustainability champion’ award

B & FT Online 27 Nov 2023
AfricaCom is the largest annual event in the communications industry in Africa ... Developed against the background of South Africa’s ongoing power crisis, the solution uses green and intelligent technologies to perform end-to-end site reconstruction and reinforcement with power supply, distribution, load and intelligent O&M.

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