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Trends driving inner-city revitalisation and urban property markets

Property stocks have been hard hit by the COVID-19 pandemic; impacting retail and commercial office space and even some industrial property holdings.

Predictions 2021: Part four, continued dependence on gas and coal

As corporations attempt to recover from the effects of COVID-19 pandemic and finding ways to navigate through the new normal, both renewable energy, gas and coal projects will possibly to go online, predicts Boitumelo Sehlake, Founder, Sehlake Energy Solutions.

UK-Africa Summit: Renewables critical for Africa’s economic recovery

Renewables will be a critical driver of Africa’s post-COVID-19 growth recovery and economic prosperity, said experts at UK-Africa Summit.

Energy system planning must include research into health says EEG

COVID-19 is further highlighting the relationship between reliable, adequately functioning power systems and resilience, and is likely to reveal new issues to consider in future energy system planning, operation and maintenance in developing countries.
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New dealers appointed by Cummins in North and West Africa

Cummins has appointed 11 new dealers as in-country representatives in North and West Africa. The firm conducted training virtually due to COVID-19 lockdowns.
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Is the SA municipal model still relevant?

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the relevance of municipal services in supporting economic growth in South Africa.
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Safeguarding food security key to Africa’s economic recovery

Food security, agriculture and the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCTA) are crucial to the continent’s post-COVID-19 economic recovery, according to the African Development Bank.
Op-ed: Sustainable finance could help drive Africa’s economic recovery

Op-ed: Sustainable finance could help drive Africa’s economic recovery

Sustainable finance could help drive Africa’s recovery from COVID-19 while also incentivising much-needed investments in the green economy and social development.
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AfDB launches $50m facility to support energy businesses in Africa

AfDB in partnership with three fund managers have established the COVID-19 Off-Grid Recovery Platform to support energy businesses in Africa.
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Securing Africa’s energy sector key to post-pandemic recovery

High-level officials representing a range of African economies met under the theme of Securing Africa’s Energy Future in the Wake of COVID-19 at the second AUC-EIA Ministerial Forum.

Fireside chat: GenderLens with Naniki Nzuza

Watch this fireside chat about work and life during the COVID-19 pandemic as experienced by a senior operations engineer.

Fireside chat: GenderLens interview with Nomalungelo Mbewu

Watch the fireside chat with Nomalungelo Mbewu, General Manager: Strategy & Performance City Power, about work and life during COVID-19.

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