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28 July 2015

New York: The General Assembly [Monday] adopted a resolution endorsing the Addis Ababa Action Agenda of the Third International Conference on Financing for Development, a “new global framework” tha

28 July 2015

Washington: Under the weight of great expectations and the glare of television cameras, delegates gathered last week for the Third International Conference on Financing for Development in Addis Aba

26 July 2015
Source: P.M. News

Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, former Nigerian president has predicted that by the year 2025, the whole of Africa will use a common currency called Afri.

24 July 2015
Source: UNFCC

Kenya, like other countries in the region, is bearing the brunt of climate change impacts and the associated socio-economic losses.

23 July 2015

Addis Ababa: Islamic Finance can serve as a strong and non-traditional source of financing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) according to global experts.

23 July 2015

Windhoek: Namibia will submit its Third National Communication (TNC) to the UN body aimed at addressing climate change at the end of this year.

23 July 2015
Source: The Post

Kabwe: Lands permanent secretary Barnaby Mulenga says Zambia’s Intended Nationally Determined Contribution to the 2015 agreement on climate change should be defined within the context of the countr

23 July 2015

Abidjan: The African Development Bank President Donald Kaberuka has called for enhancement of policies to strengthen their role in growing inclusive business.

23 July 2015

New York: Joyce Luma, Country Representative for the World Food Programme (WFP), speaking via videoconference from Juba, South Sudan, introduced the Secretary-General’s report on “Implementation of

21 July 2015

New York: Over the past six months, the average temperature was 0.85°C above the 20th century average of 15.5°C, WMO spokesperson Clare Nullis told a press briefing in Geneva today, adding that the

21 July 2015

Washington: Concepts, constraints, and conquests.

21 July 2015

Oslo: In the last seven years, an estimated one person every second has been displaced by a disaster, with 19.3 million people forced to flee their homes in 2014 alone.

21 July 2015

Yaounde: International moves to implement the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction got underway today, with African countries leading the way. 

21 July 2015
Source: Ekklesia

Addis Ababa: Speaking of the African Faith Leaders’ Statement on Financing for Development, issued following a side event at the 3rd United Nations Financing for Development Conference in Addis Aba

20 July 2015
Source: Nepad

Addis Ababa: Closing Africa’s infrastructure gap is a top priority in order to put the continent on a path for double digit growth and sustainable development.

20 July 2015
Source: Nepad

Addis Ababa: “Most of Africa’s development challenges do not have optimum national solutions, but regional solutions,” CEO of the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) Agency, Dr Ibrahim

20 July 2015

Harare: The African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF) says Africa should come up with relevant mechanisms to finance its own economic growt

20 July 2015

New York: In advance of the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Paris this December, many publics around the world name global climate change as a top threat, according to a new Pew Researc

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