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Climate change, energy poverty serious concern to Africa – Sylva

Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Mr Timipre Sylva, says climate change is a serious concern to Africa but of equal concern is the...

WHO predicts 94% decrease of COVID-19 deaths in Africa

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has predicted a 94 per cent decrease in COVID-19 deaths in Africa compared to 2021. That’s down from a “catastrophically...

Climate change equals inequality in Africa

Climate change is a global crisis, we are all in this together. But we are not in this together equally. Climate change is mainly...

Green, social bonds to serve Africa’s sustainable investment needs

Green, Social, and Sustainable (GSS) bonds market remains a new frontier for Africa that will help the continent build a deeper, resilient and sustainable...

Green, sustainable bonds to contribute to Africa’s sustainable economy – World Bank

The World Bank has said that Green, Social and Sustainable (GSS) bonds could contribute to Africa’s sustainable economy. Mr Jorge Calderon, the Vice President and...

Activists: Why is AfDB sidelining voices of African civil society?

Dean Bhebhe, Campaigns Coordinator at the African Climate Reality Project; Charity Migwi, Africa Regional Campaigner at 350.org; and Aurelie Kalenga, Communications Manager at the African...

Africities 9: UCLG Africa advocates bottom-up approach to continent’s growth

The United Cities and Local Governments of Africa (UCLG Africa) has called on governments on the continent, development partners, civil society groups, and local...

WMBD: Protecting migratory birds in Africa

Migratory birds are unique in many ways and together with the corridors they use, their wintering or summering areas and staging sites they use...

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Govt plants 10m trees to combat deforestation

The Federal Government is planting about 10 million trees in 2022 to check deforestation. This was made known in Lagos...
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UN Women establishes ‘HeForShe’ Network to promote gender equality

The United Nations Women (UN Women) has established a "HeForShe" Network, a campaign platform for men and boys to...

NCF will miss Aminu-Kano’s leadership qualities – New D-G

The newly appointed Director-General (D-G) of the Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF), Dr Joseph Onoja, says his predecessor, Dr Muhtari Aminu-Kano,...

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Govt plants 10m trees to combat deforestation

The Federal Government is planting about 10 million trees...

UN Women establishes ‘HeForShe’ Network to promote gender equality

The United Nations Women (UN Women) has established a...