ENVIRONMENT

Infographic – Boneyard: Three At-Risk Animal Species in Africa

I think the following infographic Boneyard: Three At-Risk Animal Species in Africa about at-risk animal species in Africa which has been compiled by superscholar.org will be of interest to you. It makes some important points and presents the information in an accessible way. While around 18,000 new animal, insect or plant species are discovered yearly, other species […]

Categories: AFRICA, ENVIRONMENT

AfDB approves US $150-million loan to support access to reliable electricity supply in Zambia

TUNIS, Tunisia, October 4, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) (http://www.afdb.org) approved on Wednesday, October 2 a senior loan of up to US $150 million to finance a 300MW coal-fired power plant as well as the revamping of the Maamba coal mine in Maamba, Zambia. The […]

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SEFA and WAFCEF partners gather in Ghana to present best clean energy entrepreneurs in West Africa

TUNIS, Tunisia, October 4, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA), a multi-donor initiative administered by the African Development Bank (AfDB) (http://www.afdb.org), will participate at the West Africa Clean Energy Finance Forum (WAFCEF) to recognize the finalist entrepreneurs identified throughout 2013 by a team from the various event co-sponsors: Private […]

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Africa grain experts to explore the continent’s potential as the next frontier in global grain supply at 5th African Grain Summit

MOMBASA, Kenya September 30, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Over 250 top leaders from Africa including business executives from the private sector, including farmers, traders and millers, non-governmental organizations, development partners, financial institutions, researcher government representatives, regional bilateral institutions, and policymakers will convene from the 1st – 3rd October 2013 to discuss key issues affecting […]

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LUKOIL Starts Exploration Drilling in Sierra Leone

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone, September 12, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Official events attended by Ernest Bai Koroma, President of the Republic of Sierra Leone, Gennady Gatilov, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Russia, and Andrey Kuzyaev, President of LUKOIL Overseas (http://www.lukoil.com), have been held today in Sierra Leone on the occasion of the launch of […]

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