Sahara Solar Breeder Project
The Sahara Solar Breeder Project is a joint Japanese-Algerian universities plan to use the abundant solar energy and sand in the Sahara desert to build silicon manufacturing plants, and solar power pl...
Village by Village
Village by Village is a small UK International development charity/NGO working in Ghana, West Africa to help rural communities improve their quality of life. Village by Village provide rural Ghanaian ...
Renewable energy in Morocco
Renewable energy in Morocco represented 0.4% of the national energy balance (excluding biomass) and nearly 10% of electricity production in 2007. Renewable energy is supported by strong hydropower sou...
Aid effectiveness
Aid effectiveness is the effectiveness of development aid in achieving economic or human development (or development targets). Aid agencies are always looking for new ways to improve aid effectiveness...
Tidjane Thiam
Tidjane Thiam (born 29 July 1962) is a French Ivorian businessman and former politician who will become the Chief Executive of Credit Suisse in June 2015. Born in Côte d'Ivoire, he holds dual Ivorian ...
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Solar power
Solar power is the conversion of sunlight into electricity, either directly using photovoltaics (PV), or indirectly using concentrated solar power (CSP). Concentrated solar power systems use lenses or...
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Trevor Manuel
Trevor Andrew Manuel (born 31 January 1956) is a South African politician who served in the government of South Africa as Minister of Finance from 1996 to 2009, during the presidencies of Nelson Mande...
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Ralph Goodale
Ralph Edward Goodale, PC, MP (born October 5, 1949) was Canada's Minister of Finance from 2003 to 2006, and leader of the Saskatchewan Liberal Party from 1981 to 1988. He continues to be a Liberal Mem...
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K. Y. Amoako
Kingsley Y. Amoako (b. 1944 Accra) is a Ghanaian-born international civil servant who led the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) in 1995-2005 at the rank of UN Under-Secretary-General...
Zidisha
Zidisha is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that allows people to lend small amounts of money directly to entrepreneurs in developing countries. It is the first peer-to-peer microlending service to...
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Bureau of African Affairs
In the United States Government, the Bureau of African Affairs is part of the U.S. Department of State and is charged with advising the Secretary of State on matters of Sub-Saharan Africa. The bureau ...
African Development Bank
The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) is a multilateral development finance institution established to contribute to the economic development and social progress of African countries. The AfDB was...
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Corporate Council on Africa
The Corporate Council on Africa (CCA) is a trade association focusing on strengthening commercial relationships between the United States and the African continent.
The Corporate Council on Africa...
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Benjamin Mkapa
Benjamin William Mkapa (born November 12, 1938) was the third President of Tanzania, in office from 1995 to 2005. He was also Chairman of the Revolutionary State Party (Chama Cha Mapinduzi, CCM).
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PTA Bank
Preferential Trade Area Bank, commonly known as the PTA Bank, is a trade and development financial institution in Africa. The PTA Bank is the financial arm of COMESA, but membership is open to non-COM...
AGETIP
AGETIP (Agence d’Exécution des Travaux d’Intérêt Public contre le sous-emploi) is the French acronym for a public works and employment agency in Senegal. It provides mostly small-scale basic infrastru...
Anna Tibaijuka
Anna Kajumulo Tibaijuka (born 12 October 1950) is a Tanzanian CCM politician and Member of Parliament for Muleba South constituency since 2010. She served as the Minister of Lands, Housing and Human S...
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Cotton made in Africa
Cotton made in Africa is a project initiative launched and managed by the Aid by Trade Foundation (AbTF), headquartered in Hamburg. AbTF was founded in 2005 by Dr. Michael Otto, the Hamburg-based bus...
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West African Development Bank
The West African Development Bank - WADB (fr. Banque Ouest Africaine de Développement - BOAD / pt. Banco de Desenvolvimento do Oeste Africano - BDOA) is an international Multilateral Development Bank ...
Action for World Solidarity
The Action for World Solidarity organization is a German political development non-government organization sponsoring projects in India, Africa and Brazil. Founded in 1957, it is one of the oldest pol...
African Economic Outlook
African Economic Outlook is an annual reference book-journal which focuses on the economics of most African countries. It reviews the recent economic situation and predicts the short-term interrelated...
Nancy Landon Kassebaum
Nancy Landon Kassebaum Baker (born July 29, 1932) is an American politician who represented the State of Kansas in the United States Senate from 1978 to 1997. She is the daughter of Alf Landon, who w...
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Geothermal power
Geothermal electricity is electricity generated from geothermal energy.Technologies in use include dry steam power stations, flash steam power stations and binary cycle power stations. Geothermal ele...
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Michel Camdessus
Michel Camdessus (born 1 May 1933) is a French applied economist and administrator who was Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) from 16 January 1987 to 14 February 2000. To date,...
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Energy security
Energy security is the association between national security and the availability of natural resources for energy consumption. Access to cheap energy has become essential to the functioning of moder...
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Poverty in Africa
Poverty in Africa refers to the lack of basic human needs faced by certain people in African society. African nations typically fall toward the bottom of any list measuring small size economic activit...
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