Tag: sub-Saharan Africa

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 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....

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...

Mini-Grids to Connect 110 Million Households to Electricity

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

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...