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UNDP China, CCIEE launch report to facilitate low-carbon development

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) China and the China Centre for International Economic Exchanges (CCIEE) have released the 'Paving the way for low- carbon development globally and along the Belt and Road' report, guiding governments on how to achieve a low-carbon future.

Solar-powered cell towers aim to connect 10 million people in DRC

Canadian NuRAN Wireless has entered into a Network as a Service contract with Orange DRC SA to create solar-powered cell phone towers in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
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ResponsAbility to empower women in emerging markets via climate fund

responsAbility Investments has announced its committment to apply a gender lens to its investments through one of its climate funds.
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Not even a global crisis will sway her from reaching SDG7

Having taken up her position at SE4ALL at the start of what would prove to be a year of unprecedented crises, Damilola Ogunbiyi spoke on achieving SDG7.
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SDGs presents private investors with $197bn investment opportunity

In this report, Standard Chartered looks at the most impactful opportunities for investing in three infrastructure-focused SDGs in five African markets.
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Enel Foundation supports UN Agenda 2030

Enel Foundation is promoting the second edition of the Siena Summer School on Sustainable Development, dedicated to providing a high-profile training and qualification on sustainability issues in relation to the UN Agenda 2030 and the 17 Sustainable Development...
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Nations falling short on meeting SDGs for 2030 on energy access

The world is falling short of meeting the global energy targets set in the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals for 2030.
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Nordic countries bolster partnerships in African energy, water markets

Over a period spanning more than two decades, the Nordic countries – Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden – have developed viable and innovative energy systems with a focus on effective system integration, grid stability and sustainable energy solutions....
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South Africa is set to commemorate National Water Week

The Department of Water and Sanitation is set to embark on its annual Water Month activities as the the country celebrates the UN's World Water Day on 22 March.

Developing nations need to invest 4.5% of GDP in infrastructure to achieve SDGs

World Bank's latest report suggests that developing nations must investment 4.5% of GDP to achieve their infrastructure-related SDGs.