Africa Finance Corporation: Three steps for Africa to combat climate change

Africa Finance Corporation: Three steps for Africa to combat climate change

LAGOS, Nigeria–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– With hopes for countering global warming pinned on progress at the upcoming COP27 UN Climate Change Conference in Egypt, a new report from the Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), Africa’s leading infrastructure solutions provider, sets out the continent’s stance by balancing the need for emissions reduction with critical development imperatives. The report, Roadmap to Africa’s COP: A Pragmatic Path to Net Zero, is set within a context where Africa has borne the brunt of the most devastating impacts of climate change, while contributing little to global emissions. This low…

Gulftainer picks up the Emirates Nature-WWF ‘Leaders of Change’ award for their pioneering role in sustainability and environment

Gulftainer picks up the Emirates Nature-WWF ‘Leaders of Change’ award for their pioneering role in sustainability and environment

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates – Gulftainer, the largest privately owned, independent port management and logistics company in the world, has been honoured with the Emirates Nature-WWF ‘Leaders of Change’ award at the VIP Pledge to ‘Go Beyond the Hour’ event, conducted lately. The ‘Go Beyond the Hour’ initiative called on key government and corporate entities to ambitiously look beyond Earth Hour and make a longer-term commitment to protecting the environment, championing conservation and preserving nature. The closed-door event in the UAE Pavilion attracted VIP guests and esteemed guest speakers including…

 First Hybrid Phygital Campaign Launch by Zulekha Hospital Increases Awareness on Cervical Cancer - ‘Chance to Change’

 First Hybrid Phygital Campaign Launch by

 First Hybrid Phygital Campaign Launch by Zulekha Hospital Increases Awareness on Cervical Cancer – ‘Chance to Change’  Continuing the momentum of raising awareness on early detection and prevention of cancer Zulekha Healthcare Group launched the eighth edition of its yearly cervical cancer awareness campaign this June. Maintaining their connect with the communities, driving the message digitally, this year the event was hosted virtually fueled by intelligent video technology driving the new phygital experience for attendees. Cervical cancer is the 2nd leading cancer and 7th cause of deaths in women in…

Collaboration is crucial for Urban Air Mobility

أهمية التعاون المشترك لتطوير “التنقل الجوي في المدن” لتحويله إلى حقيقة واقعة تغير أنماط التنقل

Collaboration is crucial for Urban Air Mobility to really take-off and change the paradigm of travelling By Bang Sun Jeong, Vice President, Head of Middle East & Africa Operation The rise of advanced technologies has meant the automotive industry is continuing to change at such a pace that travel concepts that we had never imagined before or once saw in sci-fi films could soon become a reality in the coming years. At a time where automobiles have become the most popular and convenient choice of transport for millions of people…