Thursday 06 May, 2021
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Corporate Africa News
Category Archives: Government Affairs

BY GYUDE MOORE AND VIJAYA RAMACHANDRAN, After four years of inaction, the Biden administration faces a more daunting climate crisis than ever. Special Envoy John Kerry said the administration wants “to develop a U.S. climate finance plan, as...

Working for Zero Hunger

  Africa is not on track to achieve zero hunger by 2030, according to Food and Agriculture Organization’s (FAO) Regional Representative for Africa, Abebe Haile-Gabriel. This was expressed at a meeting reviewing progress made by the continent...

“We need to act now and step up financing if we want to free the world from hunger and poverty by 2030, and offer a sustainable future to the two billion rural people who grow much of our world’s food. Public Development Banks can be leaders...

Essakane hybrid power plant 15 MWp solar PV power plant in Essakane, Burkina Faso. The solar PV plant will be built next to a 55 MW Wärtsilä power plant currently running on heavy fuel oil, Africa’s largest engine-solar PV hybrid power plant. To...

EMROD has developed the world’s first commercially viable long-range, high-power, wireless power transmission as an alternative to existing copper line technology. Emrod’s technology works by utilising electromagnetic waves to safely...

Corporate Africa takes an exclusive look at South Africa’s  Caledonia Mining Company, developments and performance and forecast in the region into 20121. The information is from the Precious Metals Report Survey 2020 (Swiss Resources Capital...

The development and consolidation of mutually beneficial ties with African nations and their integration associations is now one of Russia’s foreign policy priorities. President Vladimir Putin   The Russia–Africa Summit and Economic Forum...

Corporate Africa investigates food and security projects planned by agencies  covering common agricultural policy for the CEMAC and  ECCAS regions of West and Central Africa. The projects are seeking to build sustainable farming systems,...

Independent evaluation shows that IFAD support to Burkina Faso has increased agricultural productivity and incomes of households: By Cristina Spagnolo Development projects financed by the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)...

Africa is charting a new path towards a single continental market and it will be an economic revolution. Nigeria’s president, Muhammadu Buhari, reasserted the resolve of the African leaders during the recently-concluded 30th African Union...