Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Namibia Launches Commodity-Backed Fund

Africa saw the launch of its latest sovereign wealth fund in the form of Nambia’s more conventional commodity-backed Welwitschia Fund. The fund has an initial...

Zambia, DRC seal agreement on manufacturing electric vehicle batteries

Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) on Friday sealed a bilateral agreement on manufacturing electric vehicle batteries. Under the agreement, the two sides...

U.S. Treasury’s Yellen, White House say World Bank needs major ‘reboot’

U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen and a top White House adviser called for major reforms at the World Bank on Thursday, saying the seven-decade-old...

Who Else is Funding the US$350 Billion Needed by 2030 to Electrify Africa?

With some 40% of the population on the continent (some 700 million+ people) having little or no access to electricity – per capita consumption...

IIGCC report aims to support investors in understanding the $126 trillion of investment in...

The report shows where capital can be directed most effectively, including 10 priority technologies, to meet the record investment in climate solutions required...

MDBs Should be Credit Enhancer Rather than Lenders

Today, there are some estimates of the climate funding needs for African projects of some $3 trillion by 2030. There is also the view...
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Africa investor (Ai) Group’s Hubert Danso on green infrastructure objectives for COP 27, (Part...

Hubert Danso, CEO and chairman of Africa investor (Ai) Group, discusses the institutional investment community’s plans and expectations for COP 27, to take place...

Business leaders have to play a better political role

Like it or not, they are potent players in our fragile democratic politics and in global decision-making. We in the western world confront two crises:...

Institutional investors turn focus to Scope 3 emissions at upcoming COP 27 in Egypt

News – Glasgow, Johannesburg, Cairo, Lagos, Nairobi, Paris, New York, London, Addis Ababa, Tokyo 10 November 2021 The African Green Infrastructure Investment Bank (AfGIIB) today...

Institutional investors announce new net-zero investment initiative

The African Green Infrastructure Investment Bank (AfGIIB) has announced its model law on Institutional Investor-Public Partnerships (IIPP) initiative (ML-IIPP). First adapted by the African Unions’...

MiDA Advisors, Standard Bank and Mercer launch infrastructure publication part II in effort to...

MiDA Advisors and Standard Bank Group, in collaboration with Mercer, have published the second edition of the report titled “Infrastructure financing in sub-Saharan Africa:...

Invitation: African Green Infrastructure Investment Bank (AfGIIB), Partnerships Dialogue Series: Enabling Institutional Investor-Public Partnerships...

Dear Stakeholder, You are cordially invited to our next African Green Infrastructure Investment Bank (AfGIIB), Partnerships Dialogue Series, COP 26 Virtual Side Event on: Enabling Institutional Investor-Public Partnerships (IIPP)...
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Zambia, DRC seal agreement on manufacturing electric vehicle batteries

Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) on Friday sealed a bilateral agreement on...

U.S. Treasury’s Yellen, White House say World Bank needs major ‘reboot’

U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen and a top White House adviser called for major reforms...

IIGCC report aims to support investors in understanding the $126 trillion of investment in climate solutions required to meet the goals of the Paris...

The report shows where capital can be directed most effectively, including 10 priority technologies,...

MDBs Should be Credit Enhancer Rather than Lenders

Today, there are some estimates of the climate funding needs for African projects of some...

Business leaders have to play a better political role

Like it or not, they are potent players in our fragile democratic politics and in...