African Development Bank’s SEFA provides $1 million to kick off modernization of Africa’s Hydropower Fleet — Financing for Development in Africa

The Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA) has approved a $1 million grant for modernization of Africa’s aging hydropower fleet. The grant will fund the mapping and evaluation of African hydropower facilities’ rehabilitation needs. It will also support the preparation of modernization works for two pilot facilities to a bankable stage, a move expected to add 200 […]

African Development Bank’s SEFA provides $1 million to kick off modernization of Africa’s Hydropower Fleet — Financing for Development in Africa

Angola’s oil and gas industry continues to provide huge opportunities for investors, despite energy transition (By Verner Ayukegba) — Database of Press Releases related to Africa – APO-Source

By Verner Ayukegba, Senior Vice President at the African Energy Chamber (www.EnergyChamber.org) Over the past three decades, Angola has proven to be a tier one destination for major oil and gas producers. It is for that reason, that the country is host to all major International Oil Companies. As the world continues to debate what […]

Angola’s oil and gas industry continues to provide huge opportunities for investors, despite energy transition (By Verner Ayukegba) — Database of Press Releases related to Africa – APO-Source

World Bank Financing for COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout Exceeds $4 Billion for 50 Countries — Database of Press Releases related to Africa – APO-Source

The World Bank announced today that it is providing over $4 billion for the purchase and deployment of COVID-19 vaccines for 51 developing countries, half of which are in Africa. More than half of the financing comes from the International Development Association (IDA), the Bank’s fund for the world’s poorest countries, and is on grant […]

World Bank Financing for COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout Exceeds $4 Billion for 50 Countries — Database of Press Releases related to Africa – APO-Source

Almost four million children set to receive measles rubella vaccine — Database of Press Releases related to Africa – APO-Source

An urgent measles and rubella (MR) vaccination campaign was launched today in Kajiado County by the Government of Kenya, with support of World Health Organization, WHO, UNICEF, Gavi the Vaccine Alliance, and US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The campaign, which will be conducted from 26 June to 5 July, aims to vaccinate 3.9 […]

Almost four million children set to receive measles rubella vaccine — Database of Press Releases related to Africa – APO-Source

G7 Development Finance Institutions and multilateral partners to invest over $80 billion into African businesses over the next five years — Database of Press Releases related to Africa – APO-Source

The G7 DFIs, the IFC, the private sector arm of the African Development Bank, EBRD and the European Investment Bank (www.EIB.org) today announced that they were committed to investing $80 billion in the private sector over the next five years to support sustainable economic recovery and growth in Africa. The Covid-19 pandemic has caused a […]

G7 Development Finance Institutions and multilateral partners to invest over $80 billion into African businesses over the next five years — Database of Press Releases related to Africa – APO-Source

Liquid Intelligent Technologies digitally empowers the youth of Mthatha with the opening of their first Innovation and Digital Centre — Database of Press Releases related to Africa – APO-Source

As part of their commitment to fostering innovation and building digital skills, even in the remotest part of the country, Liquid Intelligent Technologies South Africa (www.Liquid.Tech), today heralded in a new digital dawn in the Eastern Cape with the opening of the first Innovation and Digital Skills Centre (IDSC) in Mthatha. Through this initiative, communities […]

Liquid Intelligent Technologies digitally empowers the youth of Mthatha with the opening of their first Innovation and Digital Centre — Database of Press Releases related to Africa – APO-Source

Viewpoint — ‘It is wrong to leave Africans at the mercy of organic farming’: Western activists should not force ‘unproductive agroecology’ on developing farmers — Genetic Literacy Project

Viewpoint — ‘It is wrong to leave Africans at the mercy of organic farming’: Western activists should not force ‘unproductive agroecology’ on developing farmers — Genetic Literacy Project

Coronavirus – Africa: United States of America to support South Africa and India’s call for the temporary waiver of intellectual property protections for Covid-19 vaccines

The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, welcomes the announcement of the United States of America to support South Africa and India’s call for the temporary waiver of intellectual property protections for Covid-19 vaccines at the World Trade Organization. The Chairperson commends this important show of global leadership by the United States […]

Coronavirus – Africa: The Chairperson of the AUC welcomes the USA decision for waiver of intellectual property rights for Covid19 vaccines — Database of Press Releases related to Africa – APO-Source