Focus on achieving wider impacts and building resilience for larger populations, Africa RISING urged — Africa RISING

The Africa RISING program should keep working towards achieving wider impacts and building resilience for larger populations, USAID Bureau for Food Security program leader for sustainable intensification, Jerry Glover, has said.

via Focus on achieving wider impacts and building resilience for larger populations, Africa RISING urged — Africa RISING

Adopting good agricultural practises was the game changer I needed! — Africa RISING (Research in Sustainable Intensification for the Next Generation)

Embracing good agricultural practices in lessons from the project has turned around the fortunes of Method Magoda, a 39-year-old farmer from Utengule Village in Kilolo District, Tanzania.

via Adopting good agricultural practises was the game changer I needed! — Africa RISING

Sanity and humanity return to the World Bank? — Eco-Imperialism – Paul Driessen

Extreme greens grouse, but African and other poor families see hop in David Malpass Paul Driessen President Obama infamously told Africans they should focus on their “bountiful” wind, solar and biofuel. 1,347 more words

via Sanity and humanity return to the World Bank? — Eco-Imperialism – Paul Driessen

How successive governments, have tranformed Ethiopia — Wakeupafrica360!

Lately, Ethiopia has seen in what could be termed as a renaissance in its economic, politics and social activities. Some of them leading to a strengthening of its foreign relations and some others leading to a dispute with its neighboring countries. Here we chose to look at the country’s current situation from the government’s perspectives.…

via How successive governments, have tranformed Ethiopia — Wakeupafrica360!

Centurion Law Group announces intention to pursue Public Listing — Database of Press Releases related to Africa – APO-Source

Centurion Law Group (“Centurion”) (Centurionlg.com) is set to become the first African legal and energy advisory firm to be publicly-listed this year, as it prepares to join one of Europe’s leading stock exchange. This represents a natural step for Centurion given the group’s strong market share within the oil & gas sector in sub-Saharan Africa […]

via Centurion Law Group announces intention to pursue Public Listing — Database of Press Releases related to Africa – APO-Source

Equatorial Guinea’s Year of Energy becomes Call to Action for Africa’s Oil Industry — Database of Press Releases related to Africa – APO-Source

The Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbons continues rolling out the Year of Energy initiative as Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons H.E. Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima calls for a stronger African energy dialogue. Following the success of the Cape VII Congress & Exhibition in April, Malabo will host the Oil & Gas Meeting Day for services […]

via Equatorial Guinea’s Year of Energy becomes Call to Action for Africa’s Oil Industry — Database of Press Releases related to Africa – APO-Source

Helios Investment Plans $1.25 Billion Pan-Africa Fund — Financing for Development in Africa

Helios Investment Partners LLP, the Africa-focused private equity firm, plans to raise a fund of about $1.25 billion to invest across the continent, according to people with knowledge of the matter. The London-based company, led by Tope Lawani and Babatunde Soyoye, is in talks with asset managers and development agencies about what would be its […]

via Helios Investment Plans $1.25 Billion Pan-Africa Fund — Financing for Development in Africa