Daily Archives: June 27, 2016
Three African Renewable Energy Projects Announced as Winners of the US$7million Access Co-Development Facility Prize
Access Power (“Access”) (Access-Power.com), a developer, owner and operator of renewable power projects in emerging markets, is delighted to announce the winners of the 2016 US$7 million Access Co-Development Facility (ACF), a financial support mechanism for renewable energy projects in Africa.
In East Africa, governments are the top target sector for cyber attacks (33%). Telecommunications (22%) and financial services (17%) follow in close succession. Contrary to the perception that cyber breaches are a problem unique to the large multinational companies based in developed markets, East African organisations are fast becoming a target for attacks with local subsidiaries particularly attractive as the ‘cyber’ route into these multinationals.
Sun International and Stop Hunger Now aim to feed 2-million
Being a largely locked continent, Africans still need visas to travel to over half of the continent. This continues to divide Africa; going against the African Union (AU) mission to create ‘One Africa.’
By Steven Cohen, Head of Sage One International (Africa, Australia, Middle East and Asia)