Africa - Transition to renewable energy critical to addressing Africa’s power gap
- 15 February 2021
The second edition of the Africa Investment Roundtable (AiR, an economic think-tank forum, holds today with internationally-renowned experts scheduled to discuss ‘Sustainability En Route to COP26’ and...
IVORY COAST/BENIN: a water and sanitation project will benefit 16 councils
- 16 December 2020
On December 8th, 2020, the Ivorian government officially launched the Municipal Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Project in West Africa (MuniWASH). The Project is being implemented in 16 municipalities i...
Côte d'Ivoire :Agriculture,Côte d'Ivoire anticipates a record harvest of 520,000 tonnes of cotton in 2020/2021
- 01 December 2020
In Côte d'Ivoire, the authorities are expecting a historic 2020/2021 cotton season. The volume of the harvest is indeed expected to amount to 520,000 tonnes, a record level for the country.In Côt...
IVORY COAST: 75 young people trained in solar energy and energy efficiency
- 23 November 2020
In Ivory Coast, the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), the German cooperation agency, financed the training of 75 young people on photovoltaic solar energy and energy effic...
IVORY COAST: construction of water facilities begins in Mankono and Séguéla
- 02 November 2020
The Ivorian Minister of Hydraulics, Laurent Tchagba recently launched the construction of two drinking water supply systems (AEP) in two Ivorian cities, Mankono and Séguéla. These projects are part of...
IVORY COAST: Creation of 5 marine protected areas, sites identified IVORY COAST: Creation of 5 marine protected areas, sites identified
- 12 October 2020
The Ivorian government has just announced the creation of five marine protected areas (MPAs). The sites to host the project have already been identified according to the criteria defined by the Intern...
IVORY COAST: The government launches the construction of a hydro-agricultural dam in Koro
- 05 October 2020
The Ivorian government has just launched the construction of a dam in the council of Koro in the northwest of Ivory Coast. The water reservoir on the Yirima River is intended for the development of ag...
Ivory Coast & Ghana: World’s Top Cocoa producers partner for Increases; SOAD on board
- 28 September 2020
Workers in the cocoa industry of Ghana and the Ivory Coast should begin to earn higher salaries in October; a 2018 agreement struck between the countries which are the world’s top producers of c...