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[Ethiopia] Addis Ababa EPA joins air quality management partnership
21-09-2018 | 08:20:00
The United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) has launched an initiative to strengthen air quality management in Addis Ababa.
[Kenya Business Week] Fertilizer shortage and the ripple effects
20-09-2018 | 13:04:00
Mergers, expansions, partnerships, taxation controversy and delays at major installations have dominated Kenya’s headlines this week.
[Kenya] KAM, NEMA and recyclers partner to enhance waste management
17-09-2018 | 06:26:00
Kenya Association of Manufactures (KAM) has signed an MoU with the National Transport and Safety Authority (NTSA) and Kenya Association of Waste Recyclers for PET plastic waste management.
UN-Habitat and partners drive for equitable economic growth in Kenya
11-09-2018 | 10:16:00
UN-Habitat, working in concert with its partners, has embarked on a cities campaign on Equitable Economic Growth in two Kenyan secondary towns of Kajiado and Ol-Kalou.
International urbanization experts discuss urban modern law in Kenya
11-09-2018 | 07:30:00
Experts from UN-Habitat, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, African Union Commission, United Cities and Local Governments of Africa, members of academia, representatives from civil society and local governments met in Nairobi to chart out the process of elaborating a Model Law.
[Kenya Business Week] Championing electoral reforms with blockchain
23-08-2018 | 10:08:00
Kenya’s public institutions have this week increased their investments in technology to improve service delivery and address some of the most pressing problems in a development that is receiving thumbs up from both local and international players.
[Namibia] Elso offers product refills to combat waste
21-08-2018 | 06:25:00
Elso Holdings is offering its customers the option of refilling containers with its cleaning products to curb wastage and save money.
Vivo Energy Uganda, NBS TV launch environmental campaign
07-08-2018 | 11:34:17
Vivo Energy Uganda, the company that distributes and markets Shell branded fuels and lubricants in Uganda, NBS Television and National Environmental Management Authority have developed and launched an environmental campaign
[Cameroon] GreenPeace Africa report exposes toxic rubber business
25-07-2018 | 14:02:39
Greenpeace Africa has published a report explaining how Singaporean based Halycon Agri and its Cameroonian subsidiary- Sudcam operate a sordid rubber plantation business in Cameroon.
Africa Plantation Capital to supply Bidco Africa with bamboo fuel
17-07-2018 | 06:39:27
Africa Plantation Capital has signed an agreement to supply bamboo biomass to Bidco Africa group for a green and sustainable energy source.
IFC, Moroccan Capital Markets Authority promote green bonds
11-07-2018 | 06:35:00
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and AMMC, the Moroccan capital markets authority have announced a comprehensive set of guidelines for new financial instruments to address climate change.
[Egypt] IFC, financial regulator in talks on green bonds guidelines
27-06-2018 | 13:02:00
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and the Financial Regulatory Authority of Egypt have launched a consultation process for guidelines to foster the development of the country’s green bond market and help address climate change.
World Bank invests $200m in Kenya's efforts to manage climate risks
27-06-2018 | 11:06:11
The World Bank has approved a $200 million International Development Association (IDA) credit to assist Kenya in managing the impacts of climate and disaster risks.
Uganda releases first partnership plan for climate action in Africa
27-06-2018 | 08:57:18
The Government of Uganda has released its strategy to deliver on commitments under the Paris Agreement, in a blueprint known as the Uganda NDC Partnership Plan.
AfDB approves $62m loan for Uganda's water and sanitation distribution
26-06-2018 | 08:34:00
In a bid to help Uganda improve heath and productivity in the country’s major towns, the African Development Bank has approved a US$ 62-million concessional loan to finance its Strategic Towns Water Supply and Sanitation Project.
SNV, partners in new E. Africa climate smart agriculture programme
12-06-2018 | 13:16:00
A consortium led by SNV Netherlands Development Organisation is set to roll out a five year Climate Smart Agriculture programme in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda following a €39.5 million,grant from The Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
[Kenya] Players spark debate over sustainable charcoal production
08-06-2018 | 11:15:00
With Kenya and African demand for charcoal as a cheaper and affordable energy source expected to hit unprecedented highs in coming years, industry players have called on sustainable ways of producing it.
Nestlé works to improve waste management Ghana
07-06-2018 | 07:00:00
Nestlé is looking to develop the well-organised collection, sorting and recycling schemes across all countries where it operates.
[Kenya Business Week] Towards sustainable businesses, public private partnerships and courts to the rescue
24-05-2018 | 09:38:00
Kenya’s business landscape has this week continued to register mixed fortunes with key sectors, including banking, agribusiness, horticulture and insurance featuring prominently.
[Kenya] KAM, NEMA and Ministry of Environment partner to tame plastic bottles menace
24-05-2018 | 06:13:00
Kenya Association of Manufacturers, KAM, the Ministry of Environment and Forestry and National Environment Management Authority ,NEMA, have announced a cooperation agreement towards holistic management of PET bottles in Kenya.
Cease oil exploration efforts in Greater Virunga landscape, Civil Society tells Uganda and DR Congo
22-05-2018 | 16:26:00
The GLACCNR coalition is ready to mobilise and work with host communities to resist plans by Uganda and the DRC to conduct oil activities in the Greater Virunga