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Sub-Saharan African economies lagging behind rest of world

The IMF’s latest regional outlook report for Sub-Saharan Africa suggests a positive economic growth trajectory over the next year, but one which lags behind other regions in the world.

South Africa’s position on just transition crucial to COP26 talks

With COP26 mere weeks away, all participating countries need to align their positions with the Paris Agreement. South Africa’s commitment to the just transition will be a crucial element of its negotiating position.

Ed’s note: Challenging COP26 to finance unlikely climate action

In the Pre-COP26 Chairs’ Summary last week, Ministers reaffirmed the critical importance of meeting the $100bn per year climate finance goal.

Africa key to ending use of polluting fuels in the home

The majority of Africa's and most of the world’s rural population rely on polluting fuels for their cooking energy needs.

Micro-mobility and ticketing took centre stage at Smarter Mobility Africa

Giving the green light to a single ticketing system for public transport was on everybody’s lips at the 2021 Smarter Mobility Africa event.

Webinar 30 Nov: C&I projects in Africa

Tune in to find out what makes Africa such an attractive solar market, the challenges that come with developing C&I projects in the region, and the optimal solutions based on case studies.

Session 28 Oct: Advancing biogas in the municipal strategic roadmap: pathways to 2030

With specific reference to waste management, local municipalities are in an opportune space to explore technologies such as anaerobic digestion as a sustainable approach to waste management and energy generation.