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Nigeria: NEITI Backs Tinubu On Climate Change, Green Economy Solutions

By AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[This Day] The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) yesterday lauded what it described as the renewed political commitment of President Bola Tinubu towards strengthening Nigeria’s climate change, energy transition and green eco…

Africa: ‘Three Things We Need G7 to Do’ – an Open Letter From 49 MPs Across Africa

By AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[African Arguments] A group of parliamentarians from 20 countries across Africa call for debt forgiveness, financial reform, and climate commitments to be met.

Africa: The G7 Is Right to Put Food At the Heart of Climate Plans. but How Matters

By AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[African Arguments] Policymaking that sidelines farmers in countries like Madagascar, where I am Agriculture Minister, can be as harmful as the climate crisis itself.

Africa: Our Shared Ocean Must Sit at Heart of the Africa-Europe Partnership

By AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[allAfrica] Ahead of the upcoming European elections and amidst a litany of geopolitical shifts, the European Union (EU) must pay due diligence to its partnerships – particularly in undervalued sectors of cooperation such as the blue economy. Fostering…

Africa: Calls to Use AI, Energy Shift to Achieve Sustainable Development Goals

By AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[COP28 UAR] COP28 President Dr. Sultan Al Jaber today told delegates at the opening of the Baku Energy Week that all stakeholders need to leverage the rise of Artificial Intelligence (AI), the energy transition and the growth of the Global South to acc…

South Africa: Political Parties Still Not Prepared to Tackle Climate Change and Energy Poverty

By AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[South African Faith Communities’ Environmental Institute] As we head into next week’s National Elections, with the news that unemployment is now at an all-time-high of 33% overall and 46% among the youth, many South Africans see this election as the m…

Ghana: Mahama Promises Engineering Solution to Persistent Floods

By AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Accra Times] In a Facebook post on Monday, May 27, Mahama criticized the current administration for its failure to provide a comprehensive flood prevention and management plan.

South Africa: South Africa 2024 – What Are Parties Promising On Energy and Climate?

By AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[African Arguments] Some parties’ manifestos fall shorter than others. Some fall so far short they would arguably take us backwards.

Africa: OCP Africa Teams Up with Ethiopian Government, the AfDB and Global Partners for Climate-Smart Wheat Initiative

By OCP

[OCP] OCP Africa takes part in the launch of Ethiopia’s Climate Resilient Wheat Value Chain Development Project, in the presence of HE Dr. Girma Amente, Minister of Agriculture of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, alongside partners includin…

South Africa: South African Communities Vs Shell – High Court Victories Show That Cultural Beliefs and Practices Count in Climate Cases

By AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[The Conversation Africa] When the Shell petroleum company announced in 2021 that it wanted to explore for fossil fuels off South Africa’s pristine Wild Coast, Indigenous communities in the area immediately fought back through the country’s courts.