Tag: africa

Africa’s renewable energy revolution must engage public and private financing partners to break down economic, political and social risks, experts agree

ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire, 17 November 2016 / PRN Africa / — At the UN’s global climate conference this week, governments and development partners came together to examine the role of financing in shaping some of Africa’s groundbreaking renewables successes such as Morocco’s Noor Concentrated…

Company launches crowd-funding campaign to provide technology aimed at helping to change the world

Watly launches Indiegogo campaign with a top prize of being part of a Discovery Channel documentary London, 7 April 2016 – Watly, an award winning cleantech company, launched an Indiegogo crowd-funding campaign that will allow supporters to become part of its innovative solution to…

In France, Ban and President Hollande discuss global issues including upcoming Paris climate talks

NEW YORK, 25 August 2015 / PRN Africa / — In Paris today, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon met with the President of France, François Hollande, with whom he discussed a range of issues, including the climate change conference, which is due to start…

S.A.F.E. Campaign Debuts Special Elephant Themed Itineraries

For World Elephant Day, the Bodhi Tree Foundation’s campaign introduces “The S.A.F.E. Travel Collection,” an assortment of unique conservation-based itineraries aiming to help save Africa’s elephants AFRICA, August 2014: As World Elephant Day approached on August 12, the S.A.F.E. campaign (Safeguarding a Future for…

Mount Gahinga Lodge with Batwa Indigenous Area becomes an Eco Travel Sight to Visit

Here’s a little background on the history of the Mount Gahinga Lodge and the Batwa. The Batwa once were indigenous forest dwellers and they lived in harmony with the forest and its creatures, such as the Mountain Gorillas for millennia in Africa. The Batwa survived…