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Electricity access is a clear and urgent need across Africa and more severely in Sub-Saharan countries. The Labour party launched a study and calls for UK and...
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The third National Climate Assessment, released by the White House, says the number and strength of extreme weather events have increased over the past 50 years
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The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors approved US$150 million to finance 19 university-based Africa Centers of Excellence (ACE) in seven West and...
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The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the World Food Programme (WFP)...
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The FAO endorsed by the Committee on World Food Security in 2012, initiated the Voluntary Guidelines on the Responsible Governance of Tenure. These guidelines...
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The location of a Climate-Smart Village is selected based on its climate risk profile and the willingness of farmers and local governments to participate in...
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At least 50 people are reported to have died after floods and landslides hit the Burundi capital, Bujumbura. Police in Bujumbura say the death toll is the...
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The study of the "Thirsty energy" project launched by the World Bank suggests on the one hand, the incorporation of more accurate projections for water demands...
28-01-2014
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As of the 21 November 2013, SANBI has released the products of phase 1 of their Long-Term Adaptation Scenarios (LTAS) from climate change and research policy...
28-01-2014
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The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) offers Internships graduates or University Students with the purpose to provide opportunities to acquire...
13-01-2014
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The use of Renewable Energy Technologies has grown steadily for about two decades, it provides more than 6 million worldwide with investment of more than US$...
10-01-2014
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The National Business Initiative (NBI) has announced the launch of the Private Sector Energy Efficiency (PSEE) project, aimed at encouraging all South African...
20-12-2013
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Research Studies show that renewable energy technologies have become viable energy supply options, and bring a range of benefits to countries users comparing...
18-12-2013
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The snow that has blanketed much of the Middle East turned Cairo white on Friday - with local news reports claiming it was Egypt's capital's first snowfall in...
16-12-2013
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With support from the African Development Bank (AfDB), six African countries won a global competition run by the Climate Investment Funds (CIF) to provide...
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The use of Renewable Energy Technologies has grown steadily for about two decades, it provides more than 6 million worldwide with investment of more than US$...
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The recently premium CSP Today Markets Report that analyses 8 markets and identifies the best opportunities for investors...
19-12-2013
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Research Studies show that renewable energy technologies have become viable energy supply options, and bring a range of benefits to countries users comparing...
18-12-2013
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The snow that has blanketed much of the Middle East turned Cairo white on Friday - with local news reports claiming it was Egypt's capital's first snowfall in...
16-12-2013
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With support from the African Development Bank (AfDB), six African countries won a global competition run by the Climate Investment Funds (CIF) to provide...
05-12-2013
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From 27 to 29 March 2014, the first Africa Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition will take place in Durban, South Africa.
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Submit a proposal to the open call for contributions for Resilient Cities 2014, which has been extended by request to 10 December 2013.
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The second edition of the AfriCAN Climate events and Award was held on 28 November 2013 at the premises of the World Agroforestry Center.
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The European Commission has requested Austria, Cyprus, Hungary, Ireland, Sweden and Slovenia to adopt the necessary measures to fully transpose the EU...
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The Global Landscapes Forum, taking place alongside the COP19 global climate talks in Warsaw, is an opportunity for us to look for meaningful answers to the...
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