Agriculture

cold chain

Rwandan cold chain centre of excellence steps up cooling strategy

A new African Centre of Excellence for sustainable cooling and the cold chain in Kigali will help reduce food waste, boost profits and create jobs.
sudan

Ed’s note: Profiling Sudan: From oil giant to silent solar power...

Vulnerability to desertification and climate change has driven the need for Sudan to scale up solar photovoltaic projects in the coming years.
Solar Lab

Sudan’s first ‘Solar Lab’ to provide quality-assured technology

The core function of the Solar Lab is to ensure the quality and longevity of imported solar systems and to support Sudan’s solar revolution.
solar for agriculture

Solar for agriculture: Empowering farmers in Sudan

Farming in Sudan often relies on diesel-powered water pumps but using solar for agriculture has increased land use and productivity by nearly 50%.
energy plans

Changing energy plans and forming powerful habits

Our energy plans need policymakers to work in cohesion – where energy, water, food and housing are not addressed in isolation.
India

India bags ADB $346m loan to electrify rural Maharashtra

In India, the government of Maharashtra has secured a $346 million loan from the Asian Development Bank to electrify rural agriculture customers.
green finance

China develops green finance for the agriculture sector

The World Bank Directors have approved a loan of $300 million to support China in developing green finance for the agriculture sector.
SAB

SAB agricultural centre brewing emerging farmers

SAB opened an R80 million agricultural R&D facility to pilot farming techniques, technology and crop varieties to accelerate agricultural in South Africa.

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