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Ireland deny Italy’s first victory in 2021 tournament

Swords Today 28 Feb 2021
Exists. Ryland dominated Italy from start to finish, winning his first match for the third time at the 2021 Six Nations Championships ... South Africa got more optimistic just before the half-time whistle, thanks to Garbici giving them a clean and tidy trick, allowing the mayor to bulldoze the left wing and then narrowing the gap to 27-10 ... Live updates.

‘Our investments create jobs, drive inclusive growth in Nigeria’

Business Day Online 26 Feb 2021
CDC is the UK’s Development Finance Institution (DFI) and impact investor with a mandate to support the sustainable, long-term growth of businesses in Africa and South Asia ... We have a longstanding commitment to Nigeria, which is one of our priority markets in Africa ... Lagos is one of Africa’s most exciting tech and innovation hubs in Africa.

Carbon offsets gird for lift-off as big money gets close to nature

Straits Times 26 Feb 2021
An emitter can buy a credit awarded to a forestry or clean cooking stove ... The retail price of an offset can vary from 50 US cents for a renewable energy project in Asia to US$15 for a clean cook stoves project in Africa to US$50 for a plastic recycling project in eastern Europe.

Two prominent R.I. families, Champlins and Stantons, had slave labor in 1700s Charlestown

The Providence Journal 26 Feb 2021
Few but these three know it is there ... W ... “J ... Could slaves from Africa or the West Indies be buried here, too? ... “The slaves, brought by Newport merchants from the West Indies and later Africa, cut wheat, picked peas, milked cows, husked corn, cleaned homes and built the waist-high walls that bisected the fields and hemmed them in.” ... .

Khaya Sithole: Taken for a ride by the gig economy

Mail Guardian South Africa 26 Feb 2021
Crucially, as seen in the case of the cleaning and security industries in South Africa, outsourcing enables a company to change the workforce by simply issuing a termination notice to the outsourcing agent instead of going through the process of restructuring and retrenchment.

Investors are failing African entrepreneurs — it’s time for a change

GreenBiz 25 Feb 2021
Despite the global economic slowdown caused by COVID-19, the case for investing in Africa is stronger than ever ... Renewable energy is a priority sector for Africa’s post-COVID recovery because small and midsize enterprises need reliable and clean energy to get back to business and continue growing.

COVID-19 emergency response - Africa Region situation report #16, 22 February, 2021

Reliefweb 24 Feb 2021
maintain focus on water, sanitation, and hygiene interventions – the Africa Development Bank estimates that more than 40% of the population across sub-Saharan Africa still lacks access to clean water, a prerequisite in hygiene and containment of COVID-19. .

‘It means a lot’ – Louis Oosthuizen confident of defending South African Open crown

Golf 365 24 Feb 2021
Grace, meanwhile, aims to secure a South Africa clean sweep after his 2012 Joburg Open success was followed by wins in the Alfred Dunhill Championship, the Dimension Data Pro-Am and the Nedbank Golf Challenge ... that is short for me to win it all in South Africa,” said Grace.

Report shows cigarette cartels in Zimbabwe are a tax threat in SA too

Independent online (SA) 23 Feb 2021
The report details how cigarettes are smuggled into South Africa – where they are no longer liable for 40% excise duty and are then sold cheaper in the local market than locally produced tobacco products ... * What measures does SARS have in place in combating the illicit flow of tobacco products from Zimbabwe into South Africa?.

9 essentials for staying healthy while traveling, from a sterilizer wand to a muscle stimulator ...

Business Insider 23 Feb 2021
Best water filter for getting clean water in areas where there's none ... So, when you run out of clean water ... Even when you're traveling in many parts of South America and Africa where clean drinking water is harder to come by, this is one emergency tool you shouldn't go without.

Indian-American energy expert appointed to key position in agriculture department

Indian Express 23 Feb 2021
Prior to joining American Progress, Bhattacharyya was vice president of Emerging Markets at the impact-investment firm Village Capital, where she led a global team across India, Mexico, and East Africa to invest in high-impact startups innovating to solve problems across clean energy deployment and financial inclusion ... Tags ... Advertisement. Live Blog ... .

Five things to know about Makhtar Diop, first African to head IFC

Business Day Online 19 Feb 2021
... in “fragile states”, particularly in Africa ... A passionate advocate for Africa’s right to clean and affordable sources of electricity, he also called for greater investment in renewable energy and pushed for greater regional interconnectivity in the power and transport sectors.