Powering the Sustainable Development Goals in Africa: Rewriting the global rules
|09/20/2016||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Africa is undergoing a remarkable energy transformation. But African governments and their international partners have to accelerate that transformation if we are to achieve our collective ambitions. Access to clean modern energy, especially in Africa, where 620 million people have no electricity, is critical to the success of global efforts to tackle poverty.
The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), adopted a year ago in New York embrace the need for economic development that leaves no one behind and gives everyone a fair chance of leading a decent life. The seventh goal acknowledges the importance of “affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for read more >>>