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Friends of the Earth but not Friends of Africa: How an Environmental Group is Deepening African ...

Business Ghana 18 May 2024
The event served as a clarion call to accelerate sustainable energy in Africa, with discussions centered on financing African renewable energy projects, advancing clean gas projects and mapping a just energy transition in Africa.
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Friends of the Earth but not Friends of Africa: How an Environmental Group is Deepening ...

Capital Ethiopia 17 May 2024
The event served as a clarion call to accelerate sustainable energy in Africa, with discussions centered on financing African renewable energy projects, advancing clean gas projects and mapping a just energy transition in Africa.
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Invest in African Energy (IAE) 2024: Integrated Energy Mix to Bolster Southern African Power Supply

Business Ghana 17 May 2024
South Africa plans to add 14,500 MW of nuclear capacity by 2050 under its 2023 Integrated Resource Plan – currently in the draft stage ... León noted, "Africa’s priority is to energize.
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African Development Bank commits $2 billion as it leads the way at landmark summit for ...

Capital Ethiopia 16 May 2024
The African Development Bank Group pledged $2 billion over 10 years towards clean cooking solutions in Africa—a major step along the road to saving the lives of 600,000 mainly women and children each year.
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A turning point for clean cooking

Gulf-Times 16 May 2024
To reverse this trend, global leaders must introduce a new financing pact for universal clean cooking at this week’s IEA Summit on Clean Cooking in Africa.The mainstreaming of clean cooking in Africa ...
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South Africa urges ICJ to order Gaza ceasefire, halt Israel’s Rafah assault

Al Jazeera 16 May 2024
South Africa has urged the International Court of Justice (ICJ) to order Israel to halt its assault on Rafah as part of its case accusing Israel of genocide against the Palestinians. South Africa, ...
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At World Court, South Africa says genocide ongoing in Gaza

CyprusMail 16 May 2024
South Africa asked the top U.N ... “The key point today is that�Israel‘s declared aim of wiping Gaza from the map is about to be realized,” said South Africa’s legal representative Vaughan Lowe, told the panel of judges.
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Ghanaians benefit from US-funded Power Africa Programme for clean and affordable energy

Ghana Business News 15 May 2024
... for clean and affordable energy ... The release indicated that since 2019, WAEP has expanded supply and access to clean, affordable, and reliable grid-connected electricity in 23 countries in West Africa.
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Masdar, Infinity Power, Hassan Allam Utilities sign Land Access Agreement for 10GW mega wind project ...

The Gulf Time 15 May 2024
At 10GW, this landmark project is pushing the limits of innovation and scale as we work to help unlock Africa’s clean energy potential, and further advance its energy transition.”.
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Inaugural Africa clean cooking summit sees $2.2 bln pledged

France24 15 May 2024
A push to provide clean cooking options for the more than 1 billion people in Africa who currently rely on fuels such as charcoal and wood has raised $2.2 billion in pledges from governments and the private sector ... .
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Clean cooking advances women's empowerment

Korea Times 15 May 2024
Across Africa and globally, women must be given the tools and opportunities to contribute meaningfully to climate action and the clean-energy transition. The upcoming Summit on Clean Cooking in Africa is an ideal opportunity to advance this goal.
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Sierra Leone’s President Julius Maada Bio Delivers Keynote Speech at Clean Cooking in Africa Summit, ...

Capital Ethiopia 15 May 2024
He noted that the lack of access to clean cooking had dire consequences for health, the climate and gender equality, contributing to nearly half a million premature deaths of women and children annually in Africa alone.
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Vitol to invest $550 million in clean cooking technologies in Africa

Anadolu Agency 15 May 2024
Speaking at the Summit on Clean Cooking in Africa at the UNESCO Headquarters in Paris, Russell Hardy, Vitol CEO, said that clean cooking improves the respiratory health of women, children and the ...
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Invest in African Energy (IAE) 2024 Kicks Off in Paris, African Producers Move Toward Just Energy...

Business Ghana 15 May 2024
“This is the time for real partnership… We have to continue to demand a just energy transition for Africa – we have to produce every drop of hydrocarbons in order to transition into clean energies.”.
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A symphony of solutions: SA’s tech-agnostic energy mix

Independent online (SA) 15 May 2024
The rapid growth of solar energy over the past year highlights South Africa’s potential to embrace clean power on a large scale, as part of a broader energy mix that includes coal, solar, wind, hydrogen, nuclear and other innovative solutions.
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