Tag: sub-Saharan Africa

Africa is no safe place for children if climate change is...

African children may not have a safe place to live in if the climate crisis in the continent is not well mitigated....

Mini-Grids to connect 110 million households to electricity- report

In excess of 110 million households in rural sub-Saharan Africa and Asia are expected to be connected to power through mini-grids over...

Africa’s Pulse: Digital Sector Responses to COVID-19 in Sub-Saharan Africa

Five years ago, the sustainable development goals which are now under a threat due to COVID-19 were adopted. The gains we have...

Africa’s Food Import Bill Matches the Size of Tunisia’s Economy

Africa’s food import bill is likely to balloon, lifted by a deadly mix of shocks including the Covid-19 pandemic, desert locust invasion...

Sub-Saharan Africa: 894mn People Using Dirty Cooking Fuels

Some 894 million people in sub-Saharan Africa lack access to clean cooking fuels, mostly due to their low purchasing power.

Revealed: 70pc Of Sub-Saharan African Countries Apply For World Bank Loans...

At least 70 percent of sub-Saharan African economies have approached the World Bank for loans to finance their budget shortfalls as the...