Archive for month October, 2017

  • October 12, 2017

    Financing Wind...

    Sub-Saharan Africa is undoubtedly the most important frontier for climate change mitigation and adaptation. More than 620 million people, two-thirds of the population, lack access to electricity. Electrifying sub-Saharan Africa using existing energy mix jeopardizes the goal of limiting warming below two degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels reiterated in the Paris...

  • October 12, 2017

    China’s role...

    South Sudan became independent on 9th July 2011, after decades of civil war against the North. The world’s youngest nation almost represents a perfect textbook example of a small isolated economy.

  • October 12, 2017

    African motivation...

    Relations between China and Africa have experienced significant momentum in economic development over the last decade. Although China’s interaction with African countries covers a wide range of arenas, from political and economic to military-related, much of China’s engagement with Africa is centred on economic activities through a mix of increased...

  • October 12, 2017

    Comparing development...

    The increasing engagement of emerging donors in development assistance programmes in Africa is considered to be one of the most important events in the global aid regime.