Africa

Created on Wednesday, 09 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 4 - Energy and Water
Tags: Sustainable development, South Africa, energy markets, hydropower, water
Save water, produce energy, innovate to tackle climate change! Agathe Maupin from the South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA) paints a picture of the interconnected relationship between ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 11 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 10 - Cites, Urban Governance and Transport
Tags: typhoon Hagupit, typhoon Haiyan, natural disasters, resilience, loss and damage, Africa, COP20, UNFCCC, Philippines, mountains, ecosystems, urbanisation, culture, water, biodiversity
Reflections from COP20, Day 10 Atayi Babs from the Pan-African Media Alliance for Climate Change reflects on the COP20 demonstrations of solidarity with the people of the Philippines following Typhoon ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 11 December 2014 / Reflections
Tags: typhoon Hagupit, typhoon Haiyan, natural disasters, resilience, loss and damage, Africa, COP20, UNFCCC, Philippines, mountains, ecosystems, urbanisation, culture, water, biodiversity
Reflections from COP20, Day 10 Atayi Babs, Pan-African Media Alliance for Climate Change Upon entering the COP20 conference venue on Wednesday, I was met by over one hundred delegates from countries ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 02 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 2 - Climate and Energy
Tags: Renewable energy, South Africa, green economy, energy infrastructure, collaboration
... become more competitive in relation to other energy sources, they create another opportunity to attract additional investments in favour of a greener economy. In 2008, South Africa experienced a game-changing ... [ +++ ]