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2019 Africa Investment Forum kicks off delivering on the promise to redefine and unpack the continent’s investment opportunities

    • $500 million equity closed for the Africa Infrastructure Investment Fund to speed up investments in agriculture
     
    • Financial close for the Africa Guarantee Fund $175 Equity transaction to... More >>

2019 Africa Visa Openness Index: African Union Commission, African Development Bank report shows wins in visa restrictions across Africa

    - For the first time, on average, Africans can travel to approximately 27 countries visa-free or with a visa on arrival - Ethiopia moves up a record 32 places on the Index, entering the top 20 most visa-open... More >>

How can Taps, Toilets & Good Hygiene Help Ensure Sustainable & Resilient Agricultural Supply Chains?

Credit: WaterAid/ James Kiyimba

By Ruth... More >>

2019 African Investment Forum builds on 2018 successes, attracts growing international interest

By African Development Bank
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Nov 12 2019 (IPS-Partners)

The Africa Investment Forum is making phenomenal progress in attracting interest from all over the world since launching at the Sandton Convention Centre last year. The... More >>

Cairo Dream Requires $264 Billion to Deliver Women’s Call for Justice and Bold Leadership

By Joyce Chimbi
NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 12 2019 - For each of the 830 women dying each day from pregnancy complications and childbirth, an estimated 20 others suffer serious injuries, infections or disabilities.

This is the reality that millions of women... More >>

Nairobi Summit to Redouble Efforts to Urgently Deal with Reproductive Rights for Women and Girls

ICPD25 opening, Crown Princess Mary from Denmark with... More >>