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Africa taking lead in mitigating impacts of climate change, Max Jarrett’s interview with Deutsche Welle

Africa taking lead in mitigating impacts of climate change, Max Jarrett’s interview with Deutsche Welle

  Heavy floods continue to wreak havoc in Africa leaving major roads impassable due to El Nino. DW spoke to Max Bankole Jarrett, Deputy Director of the Africa Progress Panel. This interview is in the lead up to the UN Climate Change Conference - COP21 - taking place in Paris on 30 November to 11 December, 2015. Listen to the original interview...
Kofi Annan: New Deal on Energy for Africa

Kofi Annan: New Deal on Energy for Africa

Africa's energy deficit holds back the economic growth needed to create jobs and lift people out of poverty. Africa’s leaders have no choice but to bridge the energy gap, urgently. Nevertheless, they do have a choice about how to bridge the gap. They have an amazing opportunity, to show the rest of the world the way to a sustainable future.