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The Launch of Team Energy Should be a Rallying Call for Africa’s Private Sector

PRESS RELEASE The African Energy Chamber participated earlier today in the launch of Team Energy, an initiative of the UN Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) to create an informal grouping of African clean energy investors, project developers, and institutions dedicated to the fight again energy poverty. Team Energy aims at serving as a catalyst for Read more

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AfDB, partners, agree to strengthen commitment to gender equality

“If women can participate in the continent’s economic growth and transform their livelihoods, Africa’s economies will be transformed” Under the theme “Development Banks as Actors for Change towards Gender Equality,” the African Development Bank’s Director for Gender, Women and Civil Society, Vanessa Moungar, joined high-level representatives from global financial institutions, the Green Climate Fund (GCF) Read more

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There are Unmatched Investment Returns in Africa Despite Challenges, AIF’s Anohu Tells Global Business Leaders

Africa Investment Forum (AIF) Senior Director Chinelo Anohu on Thursday joined business leaders in a webinar to discuss opportunities for Africa in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic and how the continent could leverage them to attract investment for development. The panel discussion titled African Resilience, New World Order and organized by the Africa Debate, a flagship event of Invest Read more

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Africa’s energy master plan takes shape as AfDB, AUDA-NEPAD release key report

AFRICA The African Union Development Agency (AUDA-NEPAD) and the African Development Bank have released recommendations of a baseline study that looked into the development of a continental energy grid and market. The study, supported by the European Union, is the first step in an ambitious project to create an efficient, competitive energy sector that helps Read more

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Hundreds of Financiers and Developers gather online for Africa’s premier Affordable housing Conference

BUSINESS The 36th annual African Union for Housing Finance (AUHF) Virtual Conference & AGM | 02-06 November 2020) will connect hundreds of senior African and international investors, financiers and developers online under the theme, “Investing in the SDGs: Finding a market opportunity in affordable housing, says its organiser and host Kecia Rust, of the AUHF Secretariat and Read more

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AUC Commissioner Highlights Strategies for Empowering Women in the African Energy Sector

AFRICA ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, October 30, 2020/ — H.E. Dr Amani Abou-Zeid, Commissioner for Infrastructure & Energy participated at the Energy Regulators Association of East Africa’s Webinar on “Empowering Women in the Energy Sector of Africa”, aiming at discussing gender gaps within the African energy sector and exploring opportunities and strategies to integrate and empower women within Read more

African Union 2nd Mid-Year Coordination Meeting closes, resolve to strengthen collaboration between RECs, RMs, member states - newsheadline247.com
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African Union 2nd Mid-Year Coordination Meeting closes, resolve to strengthen collaboration between RECs, RMs, member states

The virtual meeting that took place on 22nd October 2020 under the chairmanship of H.E Cyril Ramaphosa, President of the Republic of South Africa and Chairperson of the African Union (AU), concluded its work with a strong determination for the Heads of State and Government of the member countries to work hand in gloves so as Read more

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Africa

Unlocking Africa’s Energy Investment Potential Will Require More Than Just Waiting for Covid-19 to be Over

Across the world, the Covid-19 pandemic, along with its subsequent travel restrictions and historic crash in oil prices, is deferring major final investment decisions and billions of dollars of capital that were expected to flow into Africa’s energy industry. Or is it really? While the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the oil market has Read more