By Mekonnen Teshome Tollera – Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa (Sheger) was born twice: first, as a crowded city; and then again, as a beautiful Sheger with clean rivers, public spaces … Read More
The third round of Africa Business Forum scheduled in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia next month is set to focus on investing in people, planet and prosperity.
Expanding energy access across Africa with off-grid and mini-grid technologies offers $120 billion a year opportunity to power rural transformation, says a new report.
Twelve international organizations are set to assist developing countries to build resilience against the impact of natural disasters caused by extreme weather.
Groundwater is seen as having major potential for Ethiopia and Sub-Saharan Africa’s climate change strategies – time to protect it, scientists urge.
Climate finance provided and mobilized by developed countries for climate action in developing countries reached $71.2 billion in 2017, up from $58.6 billion in 2016, according to new estimates from … Read More
The World Bank Group has approved $550 million grant and loan to Ethiopia. The funding approved last week aims to improve the livelihoods of pastoralists and the nation’s ongoing power … Read More
The UN Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) on Monday 20 May, 2019, hosted Mary Robinson, former president of Ireland and UN Special Envoy on El Niño and Climate, in a … Read More
Last night heavy rain, which caused flooding, has led to the death of six people in Silte zone of Ethiopia’s Southern region.
By Andualem Sisay Gessesse- Addis Ababa, Ethiopia- As the planet warms, governments must pay more attention to food safety, and address the issue in their action plans to tackle climate … Read More
The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group has approved an equity investment of up to $25 million in ARCH Africa Renewable Power Fund (ARPF).
Africa must unlock the power of its women and girls if it is to adapt to climate change, cope with disasters and build its green energy sector.