Social Enterprises are an Underutilized Solution to Post COVID-19 Recovery and Economic Growth in Africa

Nairobi, 27 November, 2020- As the fourth edition of the Annual African Conference on Social Entrepreneurship (AACOSE) comes to a close today, stakeholders have called for more focus on social entrepreneurship and cross-sector collaboration towards an accelerated recovery from COVID-19s impact on the economy and for economic growth in Africa. Convened by Tangaza University College and Ashoka East […]

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Chronic Underinvestment in Clean Energy Putting Millions in Sub-Saharan Africa at Risk as They are Left Behind in Energy Transition

The world is neglecting investment in electricity and clean cooking access despite COVID-19 highlighting the critical need for energy access to protect the most vulnerable and save lives Fossil fuel financing increased substantially in 2018 while grid-connected renewables financing decreased, despite urgent need for action and large pledges made since the Paris Climate Agreement.VIENNA, Austria, […]

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Kampala Industrial & Business Park Taskforce Chairman Cautions Operators-“Tighten COVID-19 safety measures”

Kampala Industrial & Business Park COVID-19 task force has cautioned residents and operators in the area to continue observing safety precautions and Standard Operating Procedures in the continued fight against COVID-19. This comes after a reported increase in COVID-19 cases registered in Mukono District with majority originating from Kampala Industrial and Business Park in Namanve. […]

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Growth of Berbera Port a Concern to Djibouti

Djibouti government is concerned about the growth of the Somaliland Port of Berbera despite remarks by the President saying they are not threatened with the developments. In what is seen at a swipe at the DP World rather than ignoring the growing influence of Berbera port, Djibouti President Ismail Omar Guelleh accused the Dubai based […]

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