UK hosts African conference on green transition

The UK will look to increase investment opportunities across the continent and help push forward cleaner infrastructure

UN: ‘Climate change causing thousands to flee their homes’

Violence driven by warming temperatures is breaking out in Cameroon – leading to more than 30,000 being displaced or attacked

Clean African plates of food using LPG?

Researchers believe use of the fuel in sub-Saharan cooking could dramatically reduce individual emissions

Nigeria ‘first major developing nation’ to set carbon budgets

Africa’s most populous country has made the move following its pledge to achieve net zero by 2060 at COP26

COP26 Live: Cities in developing countries secure UK green boost

A new £27.5m scheme announced today will support the development of low emission transport systems in cities including Nairobi, Kuala Lumpur, and Bogotá

UK to invest £1bn in Zambian green energy transition

A Green Growth Compact has been signed between the two nations to boost sustainable economic growth and collaboration

COP26: Jeff Bezos says seeing space changed his views on Earth

He claims his voyage into the final frontier has led to him understanding the fragility of Earth and led to his pledge of $2bn to land restoration in Africa

African countries trying to develop are having more deaths from air pollution

A new study reveals that 1.1m Africans died from air pollution in 2019 and this has been a biproduct of these countries’ attempts to modernise

‘Climate change leads to more global violence’

By 2050 1.3bn people will be living in the world’s least peaceful countries due to environmental change, says new report

Italian oil and gas major Eni and IRENA team up on green energy transition

They have signed a three-year agreement to work together in the promotion of renewable energy, particularly in countries that export fossil fuels