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  Manufacturers intensify solutions for sustainable local sourcing: Notwithstanding the commitment by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to supply manufacturers with foreign exchange for importation of critical raw materials and machinery, local producers are...

#Nigeria: Bill Recommends National Council on Climate Change

  At a recent Public Hearing at the National Assembly Complex, the “Bill for an Act to Provide a Framework for the Mainstreaming of Climate Change Responses and Actions into Government Policy Formulation and Implementation,...

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  Greening through IT Bill Tomlinson 2010 Environmental issues often span long periods of time, far-flung areas, and labyrinthine layers of complexity. One of the key issues that IT faces is the issue of power consumption and the...

#Opportunity: Enter for the 2017 Eat Out Woolworths Sustainability Award

  Making its second entry in South Africa since its debut launch in 2016, the Eat Out Woolworths Sustainability Award acknowledges a restaurant that brings its customers seasonal, local and responsibly produced food. The award was...

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  REDAVIA Commissioned Tanzania’s Largest Solar Farm for Shanta Gold: REDAVIA, a global market leader of cost-effective rental solar power for businesses and communities, has kicked off operations of its eight-container solar farm at Shanta...

#Opportunity: Enter for the tve Global Sustainability Film Awards 2017

  Now in their sixth year, the  tve Global Sustainability Film Awards 2017 aim to bring out the best and showcase corporate Sustainability. The Awards demonstrate over the years that, for more and more companies,...

#Africa: AFDB to Invest $24bn in Agric Sector

  Committed to turning agriculture into a business across Africa and ensuring that the continent feeds itself within the next 10 years, Dr Akinwumi Adesina, the President of the African Development Bank (AFDB) has announced...

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  Are you interested of working in a fast-paced and international environment, collaborating closely with cities, co-workers, and resilience experts all over the world to build the global practice of resilience among governments, NGOs, the...

FCMB Earns Best Environmental Supporting Award

  First City Monument Bank (FCMB), recently emerged as  the Best Environment Supporting Financial Institution in Africa at the African Clean-up Award for Excellence 2017 held in Ghana. Organised by  African Clean-Up Initiative and endorsed by...

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  NBM seeks concrete policies for development in Africa: African governments have been enjoined to put in place workable policies and programmes to engender sustainable development on the continent. This was the consensus of experts...

Nigeria: FG to Launch Presidential Council for SDGs

  According to the Senior Special Assistant to the President on SDGs, Mrs Adejoke Orelope-Adefulire, the Federal Government is set to establish a Presidential Council for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) with the aim of providing...

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  Over 2,000 young Africans meet in Rwanda for maiden youth summit: 2,800 youth from all over Africa have gathered in Rwanda’s capital Kigali for the maiden YouthConnekt Africa Summit to shape the future of...

#WorldYouthSkillsDay2017: Youth Skills for #Development

According to the International Labour Organization (ILO, 2016), 73.4 million young people were estimated to be unemployed in 2015 (13.1% youth unemployment rate) and the figure is expected to remain at this level through...

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  Lagos Partners Ford Foundation on transformation of Onikan: The Lagos State Government has sealed a major partnership with world’s second largest private foundation, Ford Foundation on the total regeneration of Lagos Island and transformation...

#Opportunity: Enter for the 2018 World Forest Institute International Fellowship Program

  The award-winning WFI Fellowship program brings natural resource professionals from around the world to the World Forestry Center headquarters in Portland, Oregon USA for a 6-month professional development program Why should you enter? The program...

#Nigeria: Onikan, #Lagos to be Transformed into the Hub of #Culture and #Tourism in...

  In the bid to boost the tourism potentials of the State, the Lagos State Government has sealed a major partnership with world’s second largest private foundation, Ford Foundation, on the total rejuvenation of Lagos...

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  Strong gasoline boosts oil price, but high OPEC supplies weigh: Oil prices traded higher on Wednesday, supported by a strong gasoline market, but rising output from OPEC producers revived concerns about a fuel supply...

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  Sustainability Jobs: The Complete Guide to Landing Your Dream Green Job Kevin Wilhelm 2016 What is Sustainability? Quite a phenomenal name for such an important field, many are yet to grasp the full meaning of the concept; thinking...

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  Rwanda: Kagame Pledges Good roads, Electricity to Nyamagabe: Rwanda’s President and RPF candidate Paul Kagame at the rally at Gasaka sector  to has promised to provide electricity to the residents of Gasaka sector in...