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Dazel disappointed in faltering finish in Spain

The South Africans lost their status as a core team after Spain beat them in Madrid on Sunday, and the Bok Women’s Sevens will now have to qualify for the World Rugby Challenger Series again via the continental route

Springbok Women's Sevens head coach Renfred Dazel said they will have to take their HSBC SVNS relegation on the chin, regroup and give their season a fitting finish at their first appearance at the Olympic Games later this year. The South Africans lost their status as a core team after…

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Friends of the Earth: Now that the North Doesn’t Need African Energy, Oil and Gas Must Stay in the Ground

Environmental group Friends of the Earth – a foreign organization – believes that they know best when it comes to Africa’s development: a rather insulting and patronizing perspective

Following a series of attacks during the Invest in African Energy forum in Paris this May, environmental group Friends of the Earth has attempted to justify their actions at the event – a forum which sought to increase investment in African energy and bolster Africa’s economic development. The group stated…

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TotalEnergies Reaches 2 GW Renewable Milestone in France; African Energy Chamber (AEC) Supports Multi-Energy Approach

The African Energy Chamber commends TotalEnergies on its latest renewable milestone in France and supports the major’s push for enhanced energy security in Africa

TotalEnergies has reached a milestone of 2 GW of installed green electricity in France, having invested $400 million towards the domestic supply of green energy in 2023. According to a company statement, the French supermajor generated up to 90% of its total income from the sale of oil and gas…

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New Quadrifoglio Super Sport: the special limited series, a tribute to the first victory in the Mille Miglia

Alfa Romeo presents the new Giulia and Stelvio Quadrifoglio Super Sport limited special series, a new chapter in the memorable history of the symbol of noble Italian sportiness that since its inception in 1923

Alfa Romeo (www.AlfaRomeo.com) presents the new Giulia and Stelvio Quadrifoglio Super Sport, a special edition limited to 275 units for the Giulia and 175 for the Stelvio, to be marketed globally; The limited special series pays tribute to the brand's sporting history by celebrating Alfa Romeo's first victory at the 1928…

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Africa-Paris Declaration on Energy Transition, Climate Justice and Energy Poverty

The declaration aligns Africa’s position on the global energy transition and climate justice debate, following the conclusion of the Invest in African Energy forum in Paris

African civil society, human rights groups, environmental groups, governments and the private sector stand firm in their commitment to align Africa's efforts in combating energy poverty and fostering industrialization, all while advocating for a just energy transition and ensuring climate justice. This steadfast commitment was underscored by the conclusion of…

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Africa-Paris Declaration on Energy Transition, Climate Justice and Energy Poverty

The declaration aligns Africa’s position on the global energy transition and climate justice debate, following the conclusion of the Invest in African Energy forum in Paris, organized by Energy Capital & Power

African civil society, human rights groups, environmental groups, governments and the private sector stand firm in their commitment to align Africa's efforts in combating energy poverty and fostering industrialization, all while advocating for a just energy transition and ensuring climate justice. This steadfast commitment was underscored by the conclusion of…

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Merck Foundation marking “World Hypertension Day” by providing 760 scholarships for future Cardiovascular, Diabetes, and Endocrinology experts in 52 countries

These 760 scholarships are part of the total 1810 scholarships Merck Foundation provided to doctors from 52 countries in 42 critical and underserved medical specialties

Merck Foundation (www.Merck-Foundation.com) in partnership with African First Ladies and Ministries of Health and Medical societies provided more than 760 scholarships of one-year Post-Graduate Diploma and two-year Master Degree in Preventative Cardiovascular Medicine, Diabetes, Endocrinology and Obesity and Weight Management to doctors from 52 countries in Africa, Asia and Latin…

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Invest in African Energy (IAE) Forum Confirms 2025 Dates, Connecting Global Finance to African Projects

The third edition of the Invest in African Energy forum in Paris will take place on May 13-14, 2025, with delegates invited to confirm their early participation

Energy Capital & Power (https://www.EnergyCapitalPower.com) – organizers of the upcoming Invest in African Energy (IAE) 2024 forum (www.Invest-Africa-Energy.com/) in Paris – has announced May 13-14 as the official dates of the 2025 edition of the forum.  Following in the footsteps of this year’s forum – taking place later this month –…

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Friends of the Earth but not Friends of Africa: How an Environmental Group is Deepening African Energy Poverty

Friends of the Earth continue to disrupt any meaningful progress towards making energy poverty history, and the African Energy Chamber condemns this direct attack on Africa’s development

The second annual Invest in African Energy Forum was held in Paris from May 14-15, uniting over 750 African officials and global investors with the aim of increasing investment in African energy projects. The event served as a clarion call to accelerate sustainable energy in Africa, with discussions centered on…

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Invest in African Energy (IAE) 2024: The Role of Clean Cooking Investments in Africa’s Growth Story

An exclusive one-on-one conversation at IAE 2024 – organized by Energy Capital & Power - examined how financing solutions can support the scale-up of clean cooking solutions in sub-Saharan Africa

During an in-conversation discussion during this year’s Invest in African Energy (IAE) 2024 forum in Paris on May 15 Partner and Co-Investment Director at Spark+ Africa Fund Peter George and Senior Research Analyst at Energy Intelligence Amena Bakr explored how investments in innovative technologies for clean cooking on the African…