Sustainability

Ghana: Zoomlion Commits to Expand Recycling, Compositing Facilities From 3,000 to 10,000 Tons Per Day

September 26, 2022 | Source: Ghanaian Times

[Ghanaian Times] The Executive Chairman of the Jospong Group of Companies, Dr Joseph Siaw Agyepong, has assured that Zoomlion Ghana Limited remains committed to deliver tailor-made solutions towards an integrated waste management system in the country.

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Ghana: G/A Regional Police Command, Accra Railway Station Undergo Fumigation

September 26, 2022 | Source: Ghanaian Times

[Ghanaian Times] Expo Maintenance Services, a disinfectant company, over the weekend embarked on a fumigation exercise at the Accra Regional Police Command and the Accra Railway Station in the Greater Accra Region.

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Gambia: Govt Pumps D10 Million Into Rural Water Projects-DPs Darboe

September 26, 2022 | Source: The Point

[The Point] The Deputy Permanent Secretary (DPS) at the Ministry of Fisheries, Water Resources and National Assembly Matters, Malang Darboe, has said for the first time in the history of the Gambia that the government has pumped over 10 million dalasis…

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Liberia: Weah Commits to Protecting World’s Planet

September 26, 2022 | Source: New Dawn

[New Dawn] President George Manneh Weah has assured the United Nations that together with the global body, Liberia is committed to protecting the world’s planet, promoting peace, preventing conflicts, ensuring sustainable financing, and boosting partne…

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Africa: Can Economic Growth Fix the Brunt of Climate Change in Africa?

September 26, 2022 | Source: The Point

[The Point] A few weeks before the 2019 UN Climate Action Summit, in New York, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Africa is vastly affected by the consequences of climate change despite being the least contributor to the shift in we…

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Sudan: 349,000 People Affected By Recent Floods in Sudan

September 26, 2022 | Source: Dabanga

[Dabanga] El Gedaref / Nyala — Heavy rains and flash floods have affected nearly 349,000 people across Sudan as of 22 September, according to the report published today by the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in Sudan.

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South Africa: Here’s Why Cape Town Is Clearing Invasive Plants

September 26, 2022 | Source: GroundUp

[GroundUp] The project is expected to save billions of litres of water a year

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Tanzania: Initiative to Restore Tanzania Coastline With 1 Million Mangrove Trees Launched

September 26, 2022 | Source: Daily News

[Daily News] A one-year-campaign geared to restore mangrove forest with one million trees along Tanzania’s coastline has been launched in Dar es Salaam as a part plan to curb effects of climate change in the country.

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Egypt: Foreign Minister Calls for Improved Climate Commitments At COP27 #AfricaClimateCrisis

September 26, 2022 | Source: UN News

[UN News] Egypt, which is hosting the 2022 UN Climate Conference this November, is calling on the international community to act on climate pledges made to developing countries, the country’s Minister for Foreign Affairs, declared on Saturday.

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South Africa: Hundreds March to Parliament, Calling for Action Against Climate Change #AfricaClimateCrisis

September 25, 2022 | Source: GroundUp

[GroundUp] This Heritage Day event was part of global protests against climate change

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