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Equipping women farmers in Africa for long-term success

Despite complications created by COVID-19 pandemic lockdowns, UN Women and Standard Bank are equipping women farmers in Africa with skills and resources to grow their businesses for long term success.
IEA’s report gauges the effect of the pandemic on climate goals

Redesigning the world’s response to climate change

UN Secretary-General António Guterres has called on governments to incorporate meaningful climate action into all aspects of recovery from COVID-19.
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First continental report on implementation of Agenda 2063 unveiled

The African Development Bank, the United Nations, and the African Union have acknowledged the significant progress made in implementing Agenda 2063 and urged African countries to go further to fast-track economic transformation.
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Reduce your power generation’s water withdrawal footprint

According to the United Nations report, Africa and its water resources will be one of the most negatively impacted by the effects of climate change.
AfDB aid Mauritania to advance climate risk management solutions

Clean energy – are definitions and lack of standardised metrics holding...

We only have 12 years to limit a climate change catastrophe, as per the latest report from the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, there is an undeniable need to clean up our environment.

Kofi Annan, a void left in international diplomacy

Former Secretary-General of the United Nations and Noble Peace Prize Laureate, Kofi A. Annan, sadly passed away over the weekend, leaving behind a global...

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