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Private sector has big role to play in achieving sustainable cities and towns

Creating sustainable cities is a central feature of climate change adaptation and the private sector has a big role to play.
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ESG-related litigation looms for mining, oil and gas companies

In the near future, companies operating in the mining, oil and gas sectors are likely to feel the brunt of the increasing prominence of ESG-related litigation and the recalibration of societal norms towards sustainability.
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Finding workable solutions for Africa to address climate change

Energy experts from a variety of sectors gathered on the Enlit Africa digital event roundtable Heading to COP26 to discuss what they want should happen at the UN Climate Change meeting.

Kenya, Uganda and DRC climate innovators win big for contributions

The winners of the 2021 Ashden Awards were announced at COP26 with four African innovators taking top honours from over 800 applicants.
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Clean solar power for Botswana university to tackle food and energy security

FTC Solar, Inc. today announced that it has been awarded a project to provide clean solar power for the teachers and students at the Botswana University of Agriculture and Natural Resources (BUAN) campus.

Driving SMME technology in transport forward at Datathon

A prelude to the launch of October Transport month was the annual event Smarter Mobility Africa which took place 5-7 October.

CTOs from leading aviation companies call for sustainable aviation

Chief Technology Officers (CTOs) of seven of the world’s leading aerospace manufacturers have released a joint statement reaffirming their commitment to achieving more sustainable aviation.
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Partnership to fund $75M sustainable finance facility in East Africa

Standard Bank Group, Citi, CDC Group and Norfund have partnered to provide a $75M equivalent KES denominated Sustainable Finance Facility for Greenlight Planet Kenya, an African off-grid solar home solutions provider.
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Leading power producer seeks sustainable analyst in Cape Town

A renewable power producer in Cape Town, South Africa is looking for a sustainability analyst to take on the reporting and commitment compliance of South African project companies.
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South African beer brand to be brewed using renewable energy

Castle Lite, a beer brand within the South African Breweries (SAB) stable, is switching to renewable energy. This comes as a response to global calls to grow renewable energy and mitigate climate change.